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  • Effective January 31, 2018.  The Savannah District Regulatory Webpage is undergoing construction.  If questions about content or documents please contact CESAS-RD@usace.army.mil or 912-652-5050.

 •   Effective January 25, 2017:  PGP 98 - For minor structures and work in Tennessee Valley Authority Reservoirs, Blue Ridge, Nottely, and Chatuge lakes within the state of Georgia

The overall mission of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Regulatory Program (Regulatory) is to protect the nation's aquatic resources while allowing reasonable development through fair, flexible and balanced permit decisions. Regulatory oversees the permitting of water supply reservoirs pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (CWA) and if necessary, Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act (RHA). Accordingly, before a reservoir may be built, a Department of the Army (DA) permit must be obtained if the construction involves the discharge of dredged or fill material into waters of the United States, including wetlands. Regulatory is responsible for managing and evaluating permit applications to ensure that the project complies with all Federal laws and policies and is not contrary to the public’s interest. Regulatory also must ensure that environmental impacts are avoided and minimized to the maximum practicable extent and that compensatory mitigation is provided to offset unavoidable impacts to the aquatic environment. Click here to view the Savannah District's current pending water supply reservoir permits within the state of Georgia.

Contact Information

Phone: 912-652-5050

Email: cesas-rd@usace.army.mil