Note that the navigable waters of the united states listed in 33 c f r. Environmental protection agency epa and the department of the army army published the navigable waters protection rule in the federal register to finalize a revised definition of waters of the united states under the clean water act.
Canals and rivers in england and wales map pdf 7mb individual waterways.
Navigable waterways in us. 329 6 interstate or foreign commerce. Attempting to address years of problematic litigation the u s. 329 are different than those listed as waters of the united states in 33 c f r.
The rule became effective on june 22 2020. Inland waterways of the united states wikipedia with navigable waters of the united states map 15651 source image. 33 cfr part 329 definition of navigable waters of the united states.
329 4 general definition. The nominal scale of the dataset varies with the source material. 329 3 general policies.
This inland waterways route map reproduced by kind permission of waterways world gives you a useful overview of the inland waterways system. And 2 other waters over which the federal government may exercise constitutional authority. The data set covers the 48 contiguous states plus the district of columbia hawaii alaska puerto rico and water links between.
The national waterway network ntad 2015 is a comprehensive network database of the nation s navigable waterways. Lakes and rivers are generally considered navigable waters but smaller bodies of water may also be navigable. 328 which is the clean water rule.
Prev next 329 1 purpose. On april 21 2020 epa and the department of the army army published the navigable waters protection rule in the federal register to finalize a revised definition of waters of the united states under the clean water act. Rivers are navigable in fact when they are used or susceptible of being used in their ordinary condition as highways of commerce over which trade and travel are or may be conducted and they constitute navigable waters of the united states in contradistinction from the navigable waters of the state when they form in their ordinary condition by themselves or by uniting other waters a continued highway over which commerce is or may be carried on with other states or foreign.
For the first time the agencies have streamlined the definition so that it includes four simple categories of jurisdictional waters provides clear exclusions for many water features that traditionally have not been. Supreme court in 1979 created four tests for determining what constitutes navigable waters. Map of uk waterways.
1 navigable waters of the united states as defined in paragraph a of this section and all waters within the united states tributary thereto. However all navigable waters plus those considered navigable in fact are included in the general waters definition. Download a map of navigable waterways in england wales.
329 5 general scope of determination. On april 21 2020 the u s. Established in kaiser aetna v.