FARMTON MITIGATION BANK
Farmton Mitigation Bank provides state and federal forested and herbaceous credits within the Halifax River Basin (Basin 17) and the St. Johns River (Canaveral Marshes to Wekiva) (Basin 18), which is within the St. Johns River Water Management District.
Mitigation Bank credits are available to offset unavoidable wetland impacts that are located within the Halifax River and St. Johns River with UMAM credits (State) and WRAP credits (Federal).
The Farmton Mitigation Bank is a 23,922-acre mitigation bank that is located in Volusia County, Florida. It is the largest mitigation bank in the country.
The bank was permitted by both the St. Johns River Water Management District (SJRWMD) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) and can be utilized as mitigation for impacts within the service area.
Restoration activities include hydrological enhancement to restore the nature hydrology.