This page contains links and information about government and consulting contacts that may be of interest to applicants for 401 Water Quality Certifications.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is charged with administering the Clean Water Act. Its overall mission is to protect human health and to safeguard the natural environment — air, water and land — upon which life depends.
The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers administers Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. Kentucky is covered by the following four districts:
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources serves as the stewards of Kentucky's fish and wildlife resources and their habitats.
Natural Resources Conservation Service - Local Service Centers:
Below is a link to the Army Corps of Engineers - Louisville District's list of consultants