U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recommends new general permit for Living Shorelines

On June 1, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recommended a new general permit for natural shoreline defenses—Proposed Nationwide Permit B. Living Shorelines—which use natural materials such as plants, sand, and rocks to reduce erosion. Read more here: http://www.pewtrusts.org/en/research-and-analysis/analysis/2016/06/01/army-corps-of-engineers-releases-living-shoreline-permit