Posts Tagged "tools"

Ecosystem-Based Management Tools Network

Mar 25 2014

Ecosystem-Based Management (EBM) is a management approach to address the challenges of human activities on land and in the ocean that are…

Center for Watershed Protection

Mar 25 2014

A nonprofit organization that provides local governments, activists, and watershed organizations around the country with the technical tools for protecting our streams,…

National Stormwater Quality Database

Mar 25 2014

National database of Phase 1 stormwater monitoring data. http://unix.eng.ua.edu/~rpitt/Research/ms4/mainms4.shtml

Guide to Using Natural Resource Information in Local Decision Making

Mar 25 2014

Natural resource-based planning process to ensure that land use decisions are made in an environmentally sensitive and fiscally responsible way. http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/nrig/index.html

Design Guidelines to Enhance Community Appearance and Protect Natural Resources

Mar 25 2014

Describes planning considerations, tools, and best management practices to create a more visuially appealing community. http://wupcenter.mtu.edu/education/land_use/design_guidelines/index.htm

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Mar 25 2014

The Nonpoint Source Pollution program web page for the State of Massachusetts includes “The Clean Water Toolkit”, an NPS Management Manual. http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/water/watersheds/nonpoint-source-pollution.html

National Menu Stormwater Best Management Practices

Mar 25 2014

The Menu of BMPs is based on the Stormwater Phase II Rule’s six minimum control measures. http://water.epa.gov/polwaste/npdes/swbmp/

Scenario Planning

Mar 25 2014

Scenario planning is a tool to help transportation professionals analyze various forces (health, transportation, economic, environmental, land use) that affect growth. Developed…

California Watershed Assessment Manual

Mar 24 2014

Guidelines for assessing and monitoring conditions in a watershed. http://cwam.ucdavis.edu/

National LID Clearinghouse

Mar 24 2014

This website has been developed through a Cooperative Assistance Agreement under the US EPA Office of Water 104b(3) Program in order to…