Tillamook County enacts new wetland process

The county’s new ordinance requires conditional use permits for wetland projects on farmland.

Wetland restoration projects on farmland will have to clear a new hurdle in Oregon’s Tillamook County to ensure they don’t disrupt agricultural practices.

However, the county’s newly enacted ordinance isn’t expected to block wetland projects as much as steer them to the least-contentious areas, experts say.

Source: Tillamook County enacts new wetland process – Oregon – Capital Press