The following laws provide project authorizations under the Sustainable Rivers Program including:
- Section 216 of the Rivers and Harbors and Flood Control Act of 1970
The Nature Conservancy and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed a Memorandum of Understanding to seek opportunities relating to the conservation, understanding, management and sustainable use of the Nation’s water and related land resources. Both organizations will benefit from each other’s expertise in natural resources management and extensive networks of staff and partners. The Institute for Water Resources plays a role in the implementation of this agreement.