***WOTUS COMMENT PERIOD EXTENDED!!!***
USEPA announced this week that they are extending the comment period in the “Waters of the U.S.” proposed rulemaking to November 14, 2014. We encourage members to take advantage of this extra time to file comments in opposition to the proposal. You may submit your comments before the new deadline, identified by Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-W-2011-0880, by one of the following methods:
In addition, maps showing the proposed expanded jurisdiction are available on the IFB.org website at: www.ilfb.org/wotus Along with a link to the mapping tool, members will find a User Guide to help explain how to use the website and what they are seeing on the maps.