River Documents

National Wild and Scenic River Documents Publications, records, and files associated with designation and management of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
Document Publication date
Addressing Visitor Use Management & Comprehensive River Management Planning Processes
visitor-use-management.pdf266.99 KB
Jun 14, 2024
Birch Creek Management Plan
birch-creek-plan.pdf2.9 MB
Apr 1, 2024
U.S. Forest Service Awards Descriptions
usfs-awards-descriptions.docx47 KB
Feb 22, 2024
U.S. Forest Service Awards Nomination Form
usfs-awards-nomination-form.docx26.06 KB
Feb 22, 2024
U.S. Forest Service Awards Announcement
usfs-award-nominations.pdf378.68 KB
Feb 22, 2024
Water Quality Management and Protection for Wild & Scenic Rivers
water-quality-protection.pdf9.48 MB
Feb 1, 2024
Training Needs Resources
training-needs-resources.pdf218.15 KB
Jan 9, 2024
Council Members
council-members.pdf24.67 KB
Nov 1, 2023
Wekiva River Management Plan (2023 Update)
wwsrs_crmp_2023.pdf12.82 MB
Sep 1, 2023
River Miles State-By-State
river-miles-6-2023.xlsx125.24 KB
Jun 30, 2023
Cottonwood Creek Management Plan
cottonwood-creek-california-plan.pdf4.74 MB
Mar 1, 2023
Wild & Scenic Rivers Brochure
brochure.pdf3.02 MB
Feb 1, 2023
National Wild & Scenic Rivers System Map
national-map.pdf776.53 KB
Feb 1, 2023
Rivers Table
rivers-table-12-2022.pdf159.37 KB
Dec 31, 2022
Public Law 117-328
117-328.pdf41.76 KB
Dec 29, 2022
Secretarial Designation - Musconetcong River, New Jersey
musconetcong_frn-vol.87-no.107.pdf188.11 KB
Jun 3, 2022
Instream Flow Protection Strategies for Wild and Scenic Rivers
instream-flow-protection-strategies.pdf3.57 MB
Mar 1, 2022
Cache la Poudre River Boundaries Map
cache-la-poudre-boundaries-map.pdf18.64 MB
Nov 24, 2021
The Wild and Scenic Rivers Act at 50: Managers’ Views of Actions, Barriers and Partnerships
wsra-50.pdf466.49 KB
Nov 6, 2021
York River Study Transmittal Letters
york-congressional-letter.pdf418.64 KB
Jul 13, 2021
National Park Service Director’s Order #46 Manual
nps-manual-section-46.pdf2.58 MB
Apr 12, 2021
Fossil Creek Comprehensive River Management Plan
fossil-creek-plan.pdf5.36 MB
Nov 1, 2020
Crescent Creek Management Plan
crescent-creek-plan.pdf1.76 MB
Aug 1, 2020
Oregon Caves Study Transmittal Letters
oregon-caves-study-transmittal.pdf279.7 KB
Apr 7, 2020
York River Wild and Scenic River Study Final Report
york-study.pdf5.86 MB
Jan 1, 2020
Wood-Pawcatuck Wild and Scenic River Study
wood-pawcatuck-study.pdf9.93 MB
Jun 1, 2019
Public Law 116-9
Public Law 116-9.pdf180.82 KB
May 12, 2019
Sudbury, Assabet & Concord Rivers Conservation Plan
suasco-river-conservation-plan.pdf3.66 MB
May 1, 2019
Wild & Scenic Rivers Act Compilation
complete-act-compilation.pdf369.81 KB
Mar 12, 2019
An Introduction to Wild & Scenic Rivers
wsr-primer.pdf280.68 KB
Feb 1, 2019
Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit Rivers Study Report
nashua_studyreport_full_2019.pdf10.68 MB
Jan 15, 2019
Evaluation of State Water Quality Assessments and the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System
state-water-quality-assessments.pdf1.54 MB
Oct 1, 2018
White Salmon River Management Plan Reference Document
white-salmon-river-plan-reference.pdf176.87 KB
Sep 8, 2018
Cave Creek Study
oregon-caves-study.pdf13.55 MB
Sep 1, 2018
York River Watershed Stewardship Plan
yorkriverwatershedstewardshipplan_august2018.pdf18.5 MB
Aug 15, 2018
Public Law 115-229 (East Rosebud Wild and Scenic Rivers Act)
Public Law 115-229.pdf101.39 KB
Aug 2, 2018
A Compendium of Questions & Answers Relating to Wild & Scenic Rivers
q-a.pdf631.82 KB
Aug 1, 2018
Snake River Headwaters Management Plan Reference Document (U.S. Forest Service)
snake-river-headwaters-plan-reference.pdf197.64 KB
Jul 12, 2018
Transportation & Infrastructure Frequently Asked Questions
transportation-q-a.pdf330.84 KB
Jul 1, 2018
Wood-Pawcatuck Rivers Stewardship Plan
wood-pawcatuck-plan.pdf9.67 MB
Jun 1, 2018
Core Competencies for River Management
river-manager-core-competencies.pdf220.28 KB
Mar 6, 2018
Black Butte River Management Plan
black-butte-plan.pdf3.98 MB
Mar 1, 2018
Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit Rivers Stewardship Plan
nashua-plan.pdf8.11 MB
Feb 15, 2018
Steps to Address User Capacities for Wild and Scenic Rivers
user-capacities.pdf313.99 KB
Feb 1, 2018
Establishment of Wild & Scenic River Boundaries
boundaries.pdf256.46 KB
Oct 1, 2017
Housatonic River Section 2(a)(ii) Application Federal Register Notice
housatonic-federal-register-notice-2aii-application.pdf207.52 KB
Sep 19, 2017
White Salmon (Upper) River Management Plan
white-salmon-upper-plan.pdf3.32 MB
Jul 1, 2017
Housatonic River Section 2(a)(ii) Application
housatonic-2aii-application.pdf467.47 KB
Nov 16, 2016
Introduction to Section 7 Examples
section7-introduction.pdf39.13 KB
May 25, 2016
Wenaha River Management Plan
wenaha-plan.pdf1.24 MB
Jun 1, 2015