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Welcome! Everglades National Park manages an In-Lieu Fee and Mitigation Bank that can provide compensatory mitigation credits to the public. If you are in the process of obtaining one or more regulatory permits due to unavoidable impacts to wetlands as a result of your development activities, you are in the right place. This site provides information on how to complete an application for and reserve Palustrine Freshwater Emergent mitigation credits.
Credit Availability Status:
The current cost of mitigation at the Hole in the Donut is $69,000.00 per 1 UMAM credit, or $27,089.63 per state acre credit.
We have processed all applications in the order we received them after our most recent credit release. Currently, the HID does not have credits available. We are working to have additional credits released to the HID project. We do not have an anticipated release date established. Check back here often for credit availability status updates.
Other Regulatory and Permit Application SitesNote: The credit totals shown on the RIBITS ledger do NOT reflect HID credit reservations or pending transactions.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD)
Miami-Dade County Department of Environmental Resource Management (DERM)
Last updated: April 17, 2019