Center for Property Rights

RADWPTF — Wa⁠t⁠ers of ⁠t⁠he U.S. ⁠t⁠hrea⁠t⁠ens ⁠t⁠o m⁠i⁠cromanage proper⁠t⁠y owners

By: The James Madison Institute / 2015

“Waters of the U.S. threatens to micromanage property owners”
August 21 , 2015The end of August 2015 marks a significant change in federal control over water bodies in Florida and across America as a new rule defining U.S. waters will be implemented despite multiple challenging lawsuits from property owners and other organizations. A new report from The James Madison Institute (JMI) warns that the new “Waters of the U.S.” rule leaves both explanation of terms and actions allowed by the federal government too broad to clearly interpret and that this will negatively impact the way Floridians – public and private – seek to utilize their property.Read the full study here: