16 U.S.C. § 3951 : US Code - Section 3951: Definitions

      As used in this chapter, the term - 
        (1) "Secretary" means the Secretary of the Army;
        (2) "Administrator" means the Administrator of the
      Environmental Protection Agency;
        (3) "development activities" means any activity, including the
      discharge of dredged or fill material, which results directly in
      a more than de minimus (!1) change in the hydrologic regime,
      bottom contour, or the type, distribution or diversity of
      hydrophytic vegetation, or which impairs the flow, reach, or
      circulation of surface water within wetlands or other waters;

        (4) "State" means the State of Louisiana;
        (5) "coastal State" means a State of the United States in, or
      bordering on, the Atlantic, Pacific, or Arctic Ocean, the Gulf of
      Mexico, Long Island Sound, or one or more of the Great Lakes; for
      the purposes of this chapter, the term also includes Puerto Rico,
      the Virgin Islands, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern
      Mariana Islands, and the Trust Territories of the Pacific
      Islands, and American Samoa;
        (6) "coastal wetlands restoration project" means any
      technically feasible activity to create, restore, protect, or
      enhance coastal wetlands through sediment and freshwater
      diversion, water management, or other measures that the Task
      Force finds will significantly contribute to the long-term
      restoration or protection of the physical, chemical and
      biological integrity of coastal wetlands in the State of
      Louisiana, and includes any such activity authorized under this
      chapter or under any other provision of law, including, but not
      limited to, new projects, completion or expansion of existing or
      on-going projects, individual phases, portions, or components of
      projects and operation, maintanence (!2) and rehabilitation of
      completed projects; the primary purpose of a "coastal wetlands
      restoration project" shall not be to provide navigation,
      irrigation or flood control benefits;

        (7) "coastal wetlands conservation project" means - 
          (A) the obtaining of a real property interest in coastal
        lands or waters, if the obtaining of such interest is subject
        to terms and conditions that will ensure that the real property
        will be administered for the long-term conservation of such
        lands and waters and the hydrology, water quality and fish and
        wildlife dependent thereon; and
          (B) the restoration, management, or enhancement of coastal
        wetlands ecosystems if such restoration, management, or
        enhancement is conducted on coastal lands and waters that are
        administered for the long-term conservation of such lands and
        waters and the hydrology, water quality and fish and wildlife
        dependent thereon;

        (8) "Governor" means the Governor of Louisiana;
        (9) "Task Force" means the Louisiana Coastal Wetlands
      Conservation and Restoration Task Force which shall consist of
      the Secretary, who shall serve as chairman, the Administrator,
      the Governor, the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of
      Agriculture and the Secretary of Commerce; and
        (10) "Director" means the Director of the United States Fish
      and Wildlife Service.