Resources and Links


Google Earth 6

TU CSI interactive map for NYS (will link to Google Earth, list HUC #, Brook Trout Status, threats in subwatershed, if Picasa is used, you can integrate these 3 tools easily)

NYS DEC GIS mapping (home page)

NYS Digital Ortho Imagery page (go here for latest high res aerial photos)


Stream Processes: A Guide to Living in Harmony with Streams

Post-flood Emergency Stream Intervention

USGS NYS Real Time Water Data

USGS NYS Water Watch (best flood related site)

US Fish & Wildlife Service home page (access point for Partners program)

NYS DEC home page

American Rivers Home Page (important environmental ally in all things water)

Finding Bankfull
USDA Forest Service Stream Systems Technology Center: Source for Bankfull DVD

Surveying Techniques
Rocky Mountain Research Station (companion site to - Source for Printed Publications

EPA Stream Science (advanced site that has full set of Rosgen Tools and Methods)

Vermont Geomorphic Stream Assessment Protocols (good site for Rosgen assessments)

Stream Restoration
Federal Stream Corridor Restoration Handbook (published 1998, updated 2001)

North Carolina State University Stream Restoration Program (superlative training info)

Surveying Equipment
Rickly Hydrological Company (your source for USGS spec equipment)

Forestry Suppliers Home Page (best source for equipment & supplies)

Plant Materials
NRCS Plant Materials Program (your source for riparian vegetation)

Invertebrate Assessment Tools
NYS DEC Stream Biomonitoring Unit

EPA Rapid Bioassement & Protocol (comprehensive source)

Stream Crossings and Fish Passage
Stream Crossings, Protecting and Restoring Stream Continuity

Stream Crossings Guidelines and BMP