The county has designated geologically hazardous areas pursuant to RCW 36.70A.170 by defining them and providing criteria for their identification. Project proponents are responsible for determining whether a geologically hazardous area exists and is regulated pursuant to this chapter. The department will verify on a case-by-case basis the presence of geologically hazardous areas identified by project proponents. Specific criteria for the designation of geologically hazardous areas are contained in this chapter and chapter 30.91 SCC. While the county maintains some maps of geologically hazardous areas, they are for informational purposes only and may not accurately represent all such areas. (Added by Amended Ord. 06-061, Aug. 1, 2007, Eff date Oct. 1, 2007).