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Implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP)

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.

Implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP)

hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, on oversight of the restoration of the Everglades, September 13, 2002

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army. -- Corps of Engineers,
  • Restoration ecology -- Florida -- Everglades,
  • Water quality management -- Florida -- Everglades,
  • Wetland restoration -- Florida -- Everglades,
  • Everglades (Fla.) -- Environmental conditions

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesS. hrg -- 107-1009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15559742M
    ISBN 100160734649
    OCLC/WorldCa56342340

    The Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) provides a framework and guide to restore, protect, and preserve the water resources of central and south Florida, including the Everglades. The goal of CERP is to redirect freshwater inflows for restoration of the Everglades ecosystem while still providing for critical regional water-related. Land Use Category of Hendry County. State of Florida Everglades Restoration projects and activities specifically designed to meet the water quality and/or quantity goals related to restoration efforts and resource protection as outlined in the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) are permitted without Size: 47MB.

    Free Books > Science > Earth Sciences > Geography > Aquifer Storage And Recovery In The Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan: A Critique Of The Pilot Projects And Related Plans For Asr In The Lake Okeechobee And Western Hillsboro Areas. At the forefront of these undertakings is the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan, a hydrologic plan that hopes to reverse the unintended consequences resulting from the original flood control project of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Restoration projects, guided by task force strategic planning and success criteria, include land.

      • The “Restudy”, initiated in the s, resulted in the creation of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan. SFWMD is implementing the authorized CERP projects in coordination with the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). The projects include wetlands to improve the quality of water, seepage management, and removing. Regulation of comprehensive plan project components.— (1) SHORT TITLE.—This section may be cited as the “Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan Regulation Act.” (2) FINDINGS; INTENT.— (a) The Legislature finds that implementation of the comprehensive plan, as defined in s. (2)(a), is in the public interest and is.


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Implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Office of Ecosystem Projects is the lead office responsible for implementation of the Department of Environmental Protection’s responsibilities under the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP), pursuant to Chapter (8)(b) of the Florida Water Resources Act, Florida Statutes (F.S.).

This function involves close coordination with the lead agencies. The Army promulgates this final rule to establish programmatic regulations for the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan. Congress approved the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan in section of the Water Resources Development Act ofwhich was enacted into law on Decem Audubon's work to restore the Everglades is focused on implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) and other restoration projects to achieve ecological benefits and restore the characteristic abundance of wildlife.

Start studying APES Ch Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. The goals of the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan include all of the following EXCEPT. Build a series of massive dams to stop water leaving the Everglades. Conclusion: The Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (Restoration Plan) Monitoring and Assessment Plan (MAP) is grounded in current scientific theory and practice of adaptive management.

The least developed aspects of the planned adaptive management are feedback mechanisms to connect monitoring to planning and management. Data Management and Products." National Research Council.

Adaptive Monitoring and Assessment for the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / ×. Get this from a library. Implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP): hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, on oversight of the restoration of the Everglades, Septem [United States.

Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and. Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan Main article: Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan Although scientists made headway in decreasing mercury and phosphorus levels in water, the natural environment of South Florida continued to decline in the s, and life in nearby cities reflected this nates: 26°00′N 80°42′W / °N.

The Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan is a framework for restoring, protecting and preserving the greater Everglades ecosystem. The plan is a partnership between the State of Florida and the federal government.

The most ambitious ecosystem restoration plan ever attempted is underway to provide the River of Grass with clean freshwater in the right place at the right time. Audubon's work to restore the Everglades is focused on implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) and other restoration projects to achieve ecological benefits.

The Everglades Protection Act directs the State to establish and implement the Surface Water Improvement and Management (SWIM) plan to restore the Everglades. This plan served as the precursor to the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) enacted More.

4) Clear, explicit and comprehensive instructions on actions to achieve the WQBEL, in the form of a suite of remedial measures and specific milestones for implementing them. 5) Ambient monitoring to assess ongoing Everglades water quality. 3 6) Instructions to the FDEP regarding how to conform the STA NPDES permits.

The Integrated Delivery Schedule (IDS) provides the comprehensive sequencing and schedule of Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) and non-CERP projects such as: Kissimmee River Restoration, Modified Water Deliveries to Everglades National Park, Herbert CERP Implementation Plan that was presented in the “Yellow Book.

The restoration of the Everglades is an ongoing effort to remedy damage inflicted on the environment of southern Florida during the 20th century. It is the most expensive and comprehensive environmental repair attempt in history. The degradation of the Everglades became an issue in the United States in the early s after a proposal to construct an.

To this end, the Committee on Independent Scientific Review of Everglades Restoration will meet two to three times annually to receive briefings on the current status of the CERP and scientific issues involved in implementing the Plan.

The committee. The LOWRP is the only Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) project in development north of Lake Okeechobee designed to increase water storage capacity in the watershed in an effort to achieve ecologically desirable water levels in Lake Okeechobee, improve the quantity and timing of discharges to the St.

Lucie and Caloosahatchee. A s late as the s, the Everglades consisted of a mile-wide shallow river,seldom more than two feet deep, flowing from Lake Okeechobee to Florida Bay. That was before the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers erected 1, miles of dikes, dams, levees, and water control structures in the name of water supply and flood control.

Now in the yearmore than 50 years after. 11 Congress authorized the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) or “the 12 Plan” to restore, preserve, and protect the South Florida ecosystem while providing for other 13 water-related needs of the region. Progress toward restoring the Everglades: the fourth biennial review, / "Twelve years into the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Project, little progress has been made in restoring the core of the remaining Everglades ecosystem; instead, most project construction so far has occurred along its.

A comprehensive plan to restore the greater Everglades ecosystem was approved by Congress in the Water Resources Development Act of The Water Resources Development Act of also requires that an independent scientific review panel be established to review the comprehensive plan's progress towards achieving the natural system goals of.

Port Everglades Navigation Improvement Project - IWG Meeting List - Port Everglades Navigation Improvement Project - IWG Meeting List - Plan Formulation Branch.

The C&SF Project Comprehensive Review Study (“Restudy”) team, led by the Army Corps of Engineers, has proposed an experimental restoration plan intended to mimic the historical levels of water flow that once flowed through the Everglades. 42 It currently involves the implementation of 60 water management projects at a cost of approximately.Implementing the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP): hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public "Printed for the use of the Committee on Environment and Public Works." Shipping list no.: P.

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