Category: When to Conduct an Environmental Study

Environmental Requirements for Child Care Center Licensing in New Jersey

Child Care Center (CCC) Licensing in New Jersey is much more complicated and costly than other states due to environmental requirements needing to be fulfilled. Two (2) New Jersey Agencies regulate the environment issues, namely 1) the Site Remediation Program (SRP) in the NJ Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), and 2) the Environmental and Occupational… Read more »

Wetland Considerations When Developing Raw/Undeveloped Land

Wetlands can greatly restrict the development capability of a raw or undeveloped site. These natural or man-made features are regulated under Section 404 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act Amendments of 1972 amended by the Clean Water Act of 1977 (33 U.S.C. Section 1344). In New Jersey, the N.J. Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP)… Read more »

Wetlands Associated With Site Remediation

One of the most important issues in the ecological evaluation of any site included those which are contaminated is addressing the wetlands , be they freshwater or tidal. The wetlands issue is always a tough thing to tackle since there isĀ  a special methodology required to identify what is or is not a wetlands and… Read more »