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The Wetlands Mitigation Council



Request for Proposals (RFP) for wetland restoration with a tidal component in the Atlantic Water Region

with a deadline of May 17th, 2023, click here to view the RFP.



Mitigation Technical Manual Now Available from NJDEP, click here to view the full manual.



The Freshwater Wetlands Mitigation Council meeting will be held virtually.


The information necessary to access this meeting is contained in the Agenda, posted below. If you have any questions, please contact Faelyn Meyers at

2023 Scheduled Meeting Dates:


February 16, 2023 at 9:30am


April 27, 2023 at 9:30am


June 15, 2023 at 9:30am


August 17, 2023 at 9:30am


October 19, 2023 at 9:30am


December 21, 2023 at 9:30am




In order to be placed on the Council's agenda, all supporting materials for consideration by the Council must be submitted to the Mitigation Council Staff at least sixty (60) days in advance of the applicant's targeted meeting date. Application materials should be submitted to:


Staff to Mitigation Council c/o

NJDEP Mitigation Unit

P.O. Box 420

Mail Code: 501-02A

Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0420

The Wetlands Mitigation Council (Council) serves as an oversight committee for monetary contributions or donations of land to satisfy mitigation requirements. No monetary contribution or land donation can be accepted to satisfy a mitigation requirement unless it is first approved by the Council.


For information regarding how to make a land donation, monetary contribution, or a request for a wetland mitigation grant please contact:


The Mitigation Unit

(609) 777-0454


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