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Wetlands are a resource that are protected nationally by the Clean Water Act of 1972 and administered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). Additionally in Oregon, the Department of State Lands (DSL) administers the Removal-Fill Law of 1967. Wetlands are protected because they provide habitat and increase biodiversity, they filter pollutants and increase water quality, and they store water and provide flood attenuation, among many other valued ecosystem functions.

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