Section 319 Application Tools and Resources

Castor River, Mo

Other Potential Funding Sources

Watershed Funding Resources


Logic and Planning

Logic Model
Wiki Watershed


Proposal Writing

Quick Guide to Writing a Watershed Management Plan
Proposal Writing Short Course (for reference only)


Informational Resources

EPA's Nonpoint Source Web page
Water Elements of the New EPA Strategic Plan
Clean Water Act Section 303(d): Impaired Waters and Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs)
What is a Watershed?


Mapping Tools

Find your Watershed
EPA's Surf Your Watershed
EPA MyWaters Mapper
Watershed Map of AgNPS SALT Projects
DNR Interactive Mapping Tool


Water Quality and Assessment Information

Missouri Water Quality 305(b) Report Assessment
Missouri's Water Quality Assessments and Impaired Water
Missouri Stream Team
EPA's Ask WATERS Query Tool
International BMP Database - BMP Monitoring Guidance


Educational and Outreach Tools

EPA's Nonpoint Source Outreach Toolbox


Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QAPP) Guidance Information

EPA's Quality Management Tools - QA Project Plans
EPA's QAPP Guidance
EPA's QAPP Requirements - provides information for measurement, secondary data, model application projects, etc.
EPA Region 7, Quality Assurance Information
MoDNR QAPP Overview for Section 319 NPS Projects - discusses the various Section 319 NPS project QAPP levels and the QAPP elements that must be addressed per element
MoDNR QAPP Template for Section 319 NPS Projects - serves as a tool or template for QAPP developement


Watershed Based Planning
DNR Watershed Planning Guide Book (reference appendix for examples of watershed assessment forms) - Under construction
DNR Watershed Planning Template - Under construction
DNR Watershed Planning Worksheet - Under construction
EPA's Handbook for Developing Watershed Plans to Restore and Protect Our Waters


DNR Accepted Watershed Management Plans (ZIP files):

Belews Creek**
Bonne Femme**
Brush Creek Mid-shed**
Deer Creek
Dry Branch
Eastern Table Rock Lake
Elk River
Fellows McDainiel/Fulbright Spring
Finley River
Higginsville City Lake
Hinkson Creek
Jacks Fork**
Lake of the Ozarks - Buck Hollow and Lick Branch Subwatersheds
Little Sac River
Lower James River Arm of Table Rock Lake
Lower Shoal Creek WRAS (not a 9-element Plan)
Marmaton/Marais de Cynes/Little Osage**
Middle James River/Finley River
North Fabius
North Fork Spring River**
Sandy Creek
Smithville Lake**
Spring Fork Lake**
Spring River (Carthage)
Town Branch
Upper Shoal Creek
Ward Branch **
Watkins Creek
Western Table Rock Lake

** Denotes Plans that are five years or older.


Watershed Models

EPA's STEPL and Region 5 Models