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(A) The following uses are allowed in a wetland district:
(1) Agricultural uses, so long as they are conducted within the parameters set forth in the wetland provisions of the Food Security Act of 1985 (31 USC 483(a)), as amended (on file in the county Plan Commission office), and the Food and Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act (FACT) (7 USC 1421) of 1990;
(2) Buildings or developments, artificially constructed ponds, drainage ditches, stormwater detention basins, gravel quarries, or waste treatment lagoons existing as a non-conforming use at the time of adoption of the chapter; and
(3) State and federally permitted uses approved prior to the enactment of this chapter. For more information on state and federal guidelines, contact the county Plan Commission office.
(B) The Plan Commission or Board of Zoning Appeals may require additional information and/or a plan for mitigation through development of other wetland sites, and any other information deemed necessary to verify compliance with the provisions of all federal, state, and local guidelines.
(`88 Code, § 8-128) (Ord. 98-20, passed 11-10-98)