Healthy Watersheds Protection

Reports and References about Healthy Watersheds Assessment and Protection

Links are provided below to EPA Healthy Watersheds documents and an assortment of non-EPA references.

Healthy Watersheds Programmatic Documents.  This page provides links to several EPA documents that have played key roles in the development and operation of the Healthy Watersheds Program. Search this page first for any documents that are not watershed assessments of specific geographic areas.

Healthy Watersheds Integrated Assessment Reports.  This page provides links to EPA Healthy Watersheds Integrated Assessment reports, which are very detailed technical documents that present the results of comparative measurement of a series of watershed health and vulnerability indices across large areas encompassing tens of thousands of watersheds.

Healthy Watersheds Additional References. This page provides a bibliography of non-EPA studies, reports, and resources that are useful supplements to the documents created within the EPA program. These are organized into the following topics: general background, protection, green infrastructure and landscape ecology, economic benefits, hydrology and biological condition.