Format: 2014-07-25
Title & Source Resource Type
America's Living Oceans: Charting a course for sea change

Size of the world's human population and the extent of our technological creativity have created a enormously damaging impacts on all the oceans.

National Trends, Protection, Restoration, Water Quality, Wildlife Habitat, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Daylighting: New Life for Buried Streams.

This publication discusses the history of and rationale for daylighting streams, with in-depth case studies of daylighted streams across the country.

Restoration, Urban Issues
Ecological Riverfront Design: Restoring Rivers, Connecting Communities.

This report provides a set of planning and design principles that will allow communities to reclaim urban river edges in the most ecologically sound and economically viable manner possible.

Restoration, Urban Issues
Economic Impacts of Protecting Rivers, Trails and Greenway Corridors.

This publication provides examples of how greenways and parks have benefited local and regional economies and demonstrates how to determine potential economic impacts of river, trail and greenway p

Economics, Restoration, Urban Issues
Getting in Step: A Guide for Conducting Watershed Outreach Campaigns.

This guide includes tips and tools for creating awareness, educating specific audiences, and motivating positive behavior change to improve water quality.

Outreach & Membership, Watershed Planning, Protection, Restoration
Stream Restoration Design Handbook.

This handbook presents a variety of engineering and ecological assessment and design tools for stream restoration.

Restoration
Urban Subwatershed Restoration Manuals

This series of 11 manuals provides detailed and accessible guidance on how to repair urban watersheds.

Restoration, Urban Issues
"Restoring Rivers Within City Limits" River Voices v19n1 Lead Article

In the lead article of newly published River Voices: Urban River Revitalization, Amy Souers Kober and Betsy Otto describe a number of promising urban river restoration initiatives.

Access, Arts and River Conservation, Buffers, Channelization, Historic Preservation, Land Development, Protection, Recreation, Restoration, Urban Issues, Water Trails, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
National Biological Information Infrastructure

The National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is a broad, collaborative program to provide increased access to data and information on the nation's biological resources.

Invasive Species, Protection, Restoration, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS
Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers

Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers is site for recreational users who want to help stop aquatic nuisance species.

Homepage link on right.

Invasive Species, Protection, Restoration, ISSUES FACING OUR RIVERS