Reclamation Publications

Bureau of Reclamation Glossary
Definitions for terms commonly used by the Bureau of Reclamation

Environmental Documents (Albuqerque Area Office)
Biological Assessments & Opinions, Environmental Assessments, Environmental Impact Statements, Federal Register Notices, Findings of No Significant Impact, Records of Decision, Technical Reports, Public Meeting Materials, Adaptive Management Plans

Erosion and Sedimentation Manual
The Erosion and Sedimentation Manual provides a comprehensive coverage of subjects in nine chapters (i.e., introduction, erosion and reservoir sedimentation, noncohesive sediment transport, cohesive sediment transport, sediment modeling for rivers and reservoirs, sustainable development and use of reservoirs, river processes and restoration, dam decommissioning and sediment management, and reservoir surveys and data analysis

Facilities Instructions, Standards, and Techniques
Pertains to the operation and maintenance of hydroelectric equipment

Federal Reclamation and Related Laws Annotated
Contains a compilation of the Federal Reclamation laws and other statutes that directly affect the program responsibilities of the Bureau of Reclamation and power marketing agencies of the Department of Energy.

The Knowledge Stream (Newsletter)
newsletter provides brief updates for Bureau of Reclamation end users, stakeholders, and other parties interested in Reclamation's Research and Development Program findings. The Research and Development Office provides periodic newsletters to let Reclamation researchers, managers, and staff; water and power partners and users; and research partners and collaborators know about recent findings and accomplishments, research awards, and other issues.

NEPA Handbook (Feburary 2012)
Please contact Theresa Taylor@ 303-445-2806

Recreation Publications
Information pertaining to Reclamation facilities which contains maps, publications, glossary of terms, and managing partners

Reclamation Manual
A guide to effective water measurement practices for better water management

Resource Management Plan Guidebook (PDF - 3 MB)
Hands-on information on how to prepare a resource management plan

Technical Service Center - Technical References

Water Operations and Maintenance Bulletins
Are published quarterly for the benefit on water supply systems operators



Last Updated: 9/19/18