Corps of Engineers not in a hurry to hand over wetlands permitting to Florida

Apr 23, 2018 | By

Despite the dire warnings of environmental advocates, the Legislature last month passed a bill to allow the Florida Department of Environmental Protection to take over issue federal wetlands destruction permits from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Governor Rick Scott signed it into law.  Craig Pittman reports for the Tampa Tribune.

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