Physical Stream Assessment: A Review of Selected Protocols for Use in the Clean Water Act Section 404 ProgramBy Government of the United States View Publication
We reviewed stream assessment and mitigation protocols collected from throughout the
United States in an effort to identify attributes most pertinent to the Clean Water Act
(CWA) Section 404 regulatory program. We also solicited input from practitioners utilizing stream assessment protocols nationwide in an effort to identify common attributes of existing protocols and to seek recommendations for future training and technical needs to enhance stream assessment.