Better BMP Practices
A study of the professional literature indicates that the meaning of the term BMP, literally signifying a Best Management Practice, has diverged, depending on the professional field. Use...

A GIS Model for Assessing the Impact of Increased Channel Discharges on Hydraulic Geometry
A GIS model is being developed that can be used to assess the impact of increased channel discharges on the hydraulic geometry of streams in the Powder River (structural) Basin in northeast...

Growing the Beaches: Restoring the Ventura Coast
The Surfrider Foundation has served as a catalyst for current efforts to restore eroded beaches in Ventura, California through a managed retreat from the shoreline and through watershed...

Protecting the Source
The city of New York is engaged in a five-year, $1.5 billion effort to protect water quality in the upstate watersheds that are the source of its drinking water. Under the terms of a 1997...

Magnitude and Frequency of the 1993 Flood in the Upper Mississippi River Basin

Estimating Sediment Conveyance Capacity and Deposition Potential in Culverts

The Joshua's Creek Urban Water Resources Management Experience — Paradigm for Sustainability or Slave to Expediency?

The Rouge Project: Building Institutional and Regulatory Frameworks Necessary for Watershed Approaches to Wet Weather Pollution Management

Restoring Urban Streams in Atlanta: Metro Atlanta Urban Watersheds Initiative

Coastal Change—Scales of Processes and Dimensions of Problems

Measurements of Bioavailable Copper in Simulated Tomato Field Runoff and Estuary Mesocosms

Hydrologic Analysis for Ecological Risk Assessment of Watersheds with Abandoned Mine Lands

Watershed and Reservoir Response Models for the Occoquan Reservoir
(No paper) The Occoquan Reservoir serves as a primary water supply for over 800,000 Virginians in the Washington (DC) Metropolitan area. The Occoquan Watershed is approximately 560 square...

A GIS-Based Interactive Decision Making Tool for Watershed Management
(No paper) BASINS—Better Assessment Science Integrating Point and Nonpoint Sources, a geographical information system- (GIS-) based tool developed and released by the US EPA, provides...

Putting Nature First
From salamander tunnels to hotels for red-legged frog, the $450 million Los Vaqueros dam and reservoir project in northern California put environmental concerns first in its planning and...

Distributed Snow Process Model for Use with Hydrologic Engineering Center's Hydrologic Modeling System (HEC-HMS)

GIS Modules and Distributed Models of the Watershed
Prepared by the Task Committee on GIS Modules and Distributed Models of the Watershed of ASCE. This report guides professionals in selecting the mostadvantageous...

Landowner Perspective on Environmental Planning

Technical and Human Issues in GIS Data Integration: The Tijuana River Watershed Project

Coastal Watershed Policy and Management in California: Notes on the Development of Cooperative Strategies

 

 

 

 

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