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Water Resources Scoping Reports

Water Resources Scoping Reports provide an overview of water-related legislation and summarize the hydrologic environments in the park. The reports also indentify and provide limited analysis of high-priority water resource issues and management concerns.Where appropriate, the Water Resources Scoping Report becomes a component of the more comprehensive Water Resources Management Plan.

Completed Reports

Alaska Region

Katmai National Park and Preserve, 1999 (2.53 MB PDF)
Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, 2001 (782 kB PDF)
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, 2003 (732 kB PDF)

Intermountain Region

Amistad National Recreation Area, 2001 (880 kB PDF)
Big Bend National Park, 1992 (1.38 MB PDF)
Canyonlands National Park, Arches National Park, and Natural Bridges National Monument, 1997 (3.13 MB PDF)
Curecanti National Recreation Area, 1995 (1.71 MB PDF)
Grand Teton National Park, 1998 (2.08 MB PDF)
Petrified Forest National Park, 2003 (3.05 MB PDF)
Saguaro National Park, 1997 (1.18 MB PDF)
Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, 1999 (888 kB PDF)

Midwest Region

Hot Springs National Park, 2002 (1.27 MB PDF)
Jewell Cave National Monument, 1994 (525 kb PDF)
Voyageurs National Park, 1998 (435 kB PDF)

National Capital Region

Antietam National Battlefield, 2002 (1.7 MB PDF)
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, 2001 (2.73 MB PDF)

Northeast Region

Acadia National Park, 1991 (81 kB PDF)
Boston Harbor Islands National Park Area, 2002 (1.94 MB PDF)
Fire Island National Seashore, 1992 (3.04 MB PDF)
Morristown National Historical Park, 1993 (332 kB PDF)
New River Gorge National River, Gauley River National Recreation Area, and Bluestone National Scenic River, 1996 (936 kB PDF)
Shenandoah National Park, 2004 (4.16 MB PDF)

Pacific West Region

Fort Clatsop National Memorial, 1994 (1.24 MB PDF)
Great Basin National Park, 1991 (128 kB PDF)
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, 1997 (1.76 MB PDF)
Mojave National Preserve, 1999 (880 kB PDF)

Southeast Region

Kings Mountain National Military Park, 2002 (368 kB PDF)

Last Updated: January 19, 2012