The following criteria are used to determine jurisdictional
volume thresholds that trigger the requirement for an authorization.
Oregon State Scenic Waterways
(SSWs). The threshold volume is any amount greater than zero.
Essential Indigenous Anadromous
Salmonid Habitat (ESH). The threshold volume is any amount greater than
Mitigation Sites. The threshold volume is any amount greater than zero
for compensatory mitigation sites referenced in an authorization.
Ocean Renewable Energy
Facilities. The threshold volume for removal-fill in Oregon's
territorial sea that is related to an ocean renewable energy facility is any
amount greater than zero.
All Other Waters of This State
(a) For fill activities, any combination of
either organic or inorganic material deposited by artificial means at any one
location in waters of this state equal to or exceeding 50 cubic yards or the
equivalent weight in tons; and
For removal activities, the taking or movement by artificial means of more than
50 cubic yards of inorganic material or large woody debris, or the equivalent
weight in tons in any calendar year.
Or. Admin. R. 141-085-0520
DSL 1-2009, f. 2-13-09,
cert. ef. 3-1-09; DSL 1-2011, f. & cert. ef. 3-1-11; DSL 3-2012, f.
9-28-12, cert. ef. 9-29-12; DSL 3-2014, f. 8-14-14, cert. ef. 9-1-14;
5-2017, amend filed 12/28/2017, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: ORS
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS
- 196.692 & ORS