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Stream Habitat Improvement and Management

A stream with habitat improvements appliedPractice Code: 395

Stream habitat improvement and management is the maintenance, improvement, and restoration of physical, chemical, and biological functions of a stream.

Conservation Practice Documents

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Conservation Practice Standard Overview
NRCS New York Conservation Practice Standard

Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG)Conservation planners shall reference NRCS New York Field Office Technical Guide for additional documents, tools, references, and procedures required with this practice.


Related Conservation Practices

This practice is commonly used in a Conservation Management System with practices such as:

Access Control
Critical Area Planting
Riparian Forest Buffer
Riparian Herbaceous Cover
Stream Crossing

If you want to learn how you can protect natural resources on your farm or forestland, please contact your local NRCS Service Center.

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