Connectivity of Streams and Wetlands to Downstream Waters

Posted on Jul 30, 2017 | U.S. EPA Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-14/475F, 2015 | January 2015

If you thought that seasonal bog, swamp, pothole or creek outside your door was of no significance, think again!

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently released a 400 page report summarizing the current scientific understanding about connectivity and mechanisms by which streams and wetlands affect downstream waters.  To download a 1-page summary or the full report: here