Accession Number : ADA336638
Title : Massachusetts Wetlands Restoration Study: A Review of Project Monitoring Procedures.
Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV
PDF Url : ADA336638
Report Date : AUG 1995
Pagination or Media Count : 59
Abstract : The purpose of this study was to assist the Wetlands Restoration and Banking Program (MWRP) in evaluating wetland restoration monitoring strategies for the Commonwealth. The report discusses the different project contexts within which monitoring is conducted; provides guidance for establishing performance criteria; recommends a monitoring framework based on a review of two approaches to monitoring; and discusses the use of reference wetlands for evaluating restoration project success. The study was conducted under the authority contained in the Section 22 Planning Assistance to States Program.
Descriptors : *MONITORING, *WATER CONSERVATION, WATERSHEDS, WETLANDS, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, MASSACHUSETTS.
Subject Categories : Ecology
Water Pollution and Control
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE