Category Archives: Legislation

Living Shoreline

For Attention of Lake Residence:  If you value having a seawall We at LMLPA need to bring an issue to your attention. There is a proposed rule that will be coming out in the Federal Register any day now that … Continue reading

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Alabama needs a comprehensive water management plan now

This Op Ed is written by Mitch Reid, program director for the Alabama Rivers Alliance. The Roman orator Quintilian once said, “Whilst we deliberate how to begin a thing, it grows too late to begin it.” Last week’s decision by … Continue reading

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Summer 2013 Edition of Water Waves Now Online!

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We Face A Water Emergency

What is a water policy, why do we need one, and why on Earth doesn’t Alabama have one (all of our neighboring states do)? Alabama Associate Professor of Law Heather Elliott explains in this article, reproduced with permission from Capstone … Continue reading

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Shoreline Permitting Changes for Logan Martin

You may have heard of changes concerning permitting on Logan Martin Lake.  Here’s what we know so far: Alabama Power has been granted a “Programmatic General Permit” by Army Corps of Engineers. According to the notice from the Army Corps of Engineers … Continue reading

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