General Watershed Data: General Watershed Data

Dam Removal Success Stories
in some situations, dam removal has been demonstrated to be a reasonable option to eliminate negative impacts and safety.

Drain Code
publication prepared to provide a useful reference to the Drain Code and other statutes relating to drains.

Exploring Dam Removal
(American Rivers) - presents questions that will help sort out the many issues surrounding dam removal.

Flood Plain Management Services
flood plain planning assistance to states and tribes by the USACE.

Floodplain Management
(MDEQ) - information about floodplain management and the National Flood Insurance Program, contracts and mapping.

Great Lakes Basin Program for Soil Erosion and Sediment Control
(GLC) - brochure providing general information on the Great Lakes Basin Program for Soil Erosion and Sediment Control.

Hydro Reporter 2004
Consumers Energy newsletter featuring shoreline survey results, erosion control projects, fishing piers and awards concerning work on the Muskegon River.

Hydrologic Data Collection and Analysis
(MDEQ) - introduction to hydrology, glossary, storm water management and other information.

Michigan Geographic Data Library
information about census, drinking water wells, land cover, political features and maps

Mitigating the Adverse Impacts of Urbanization on Streams: A Comprehensive Strategy for Local Government
a paper reviewing the major impacts to streams associated with urban land development.

Surface Water Data for Michigan
(USGS) - contains more than 850,000 station years of time-series data that describe stream levels, streamflow, reservoir and lake levels, surface water-quality, etc.

USGS Current Water Data for Michigan
(USGS) - statewide streamflow table.

Water Levels Databases
(NOAA) - shows current and past water levels of the Great Lakes.

Watershed Vulnerability Analysis
(CWP) - created primarily as a rapid planning tool for application to larger watersheds.

Where Land Meets Water
(GLC) - brochure on various types of erosion and sediment that occur in the Great Lakes Basin.