Handbook for Developing Watershed Plans to Restore and Protect Our Waters

This document provides guidance and information for developing watershed based plans to improve and protect water quality. A framework is provided to help develop a scientifically defensible plan that will lead to measurable results and an overall improvement in water quality and watershed conditions by addressing existing or future water quality problems from both point sources and nonpoint sources of pollutants.

Author: 
United States Environmental Protection Agency
Date published: 
2008
Keywords: 
watershed, water, watershed plan