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MITIGATION NO NET LOSS Comment SMP Draft Update

Comment on the SMP Draft Update

Pearl Rains Hewett Trustee

George C. Rains Sr. Estate

Member SMP Committee

 Posted 12/1/2012

(Comment – Notice all the “shalls”… Ed.)

4.4 Mitigation and No Net Loss

 Compensatory mitigation plans shall be prepared by qualified professionals with education, training and experience in the applicable field:

 

4.4.3 Regulations – General Mitigation Requirements

1. Proponents of new shoreline use and development, including preferred uses and uses that are exempt from permit requirements, shall employ all reasonable measures to mitigate adverse impacts on shoreline functions and processes.

 

 Impacts can be mitigated if mitigation measures would not result in an extraordinary hardship and denial of reasonable use of the property.

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