Floods & Natural Hazards

Section 401 Water Quality Certification

State Programmatic General Permits

404 Assumption

Improving Wetland Permitting

Summaries of State Wetland Programs


Wetland Assessment

Wetland Reserve Program

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service


Mississippi River Delta

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

Wetlands Restoration Links by State and Local Governments

Wetlands Education

SWANCC Decision

Rapanos & Carabell Decision

EPA/Corps Draft Guidance to Identify Waters Protected by Clean Water Act

State NGO Comment Letter Responds to Proposed CWA Guidance and NCSL

Clean Water Act Guidance

Mississippi River Flood 2011

State Wetland Programs

Ducks Unlimited Farm Bill Conservation

Agriculture News

Wetland Definitions

Regional Supplements to Corps Delineation Manual

Wetlands Regulation History

National Wetland Condition Assessment


Summary for Policy Makers of the new Special Report on Extremes
Red Cross Climate Change Weather Extreme Report, November 2011

The Compleat Wetlander: Will Congress Prohibit Rulemaking to Clarify Clean Water Act Jurisdiction?
by Jeanne Christie, ASWM, November 2011

Restoring and Protecting Wetlands: State Policy Options
by Larry Morandi, National Conference of State Legislatures, August 2011

Restoring America's Wetlands: A Private Lands Conservation Success Story  (PDF)
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, August 2011

Lawyers, Swamps, and Money:  U.S. Wetland Law, Policy, and Politics
Royal C. Gardner, 2011, Island Press

Core Elements of an Effective State or Tribal Wetlands ProgramUSEPA, Office of Wetlands Oceans and Watersheds

[ComQ] A Guide For Legislators: Wetlands Protection and Restoration
by Jon Kusler, ASWM, June 2001. For PDF, click here.

Discovering the Unknown Landscape: A History of America’s Wetlands
Ann Vileisis, 1997, Island Press

Addressing Your Community's Flood Problems: Guide for Elected Officials by James Wright and Jacki Monday, ASFPM, Federal Interagency Floodplain Management Task Force – 1996. For PDF, click here.