Reclamation Manual

Temporary Reclamation Manual Releases

Temporary Reclamation Manual Releases are issued to accelerate the release of a Policy and Directives and Standards or make temporary changes in requirements.  Temporary Reclamation Manual Releases will either be incorporated permanently into the Reclamation Manual within 1 year or expire.  Requirements for final approval of Temporary Reclamation Manual Releases are identical to those for permanent releases.  Temporary Reclamation Manual Releases have the full force of permanent Policy or Directives and Standards.

Expiration Date
ENV TRMR-58 Sustainable Construction, Renovation, Operations, and Leasing of Bureau of Reclamation Building Assets 07/20/2021

Developing Additional Project Benefits in Conjunction with a Safety of Dams Modification Project

ENV TRMR-68 Environmental and Disposal Liability (EDL) 08/12/2021
PEC TRMR-122 Irrigation Ability-to-Pay Analyses with Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act Actions 08/26/2021

Recharacterization of Reimbursability of Project and Program Costs

Appendix A - Reimbursability Recharacterization Template

Appendix B - Examples of Non-Project Specific Activities

IRM TRMR-97 Information Management and Technology (IMT) Program 09/27/2021

Direct Hire Authority for Resource Assistant Internship Program

Appendix A – Resource Assistant Internship Project Proposal Template

Appendix B – Resource Assistant Internship Participant Verification Form Template

Appendix C – Template for Resource Assistant Internship Development and Evaluation Plan

IRM TRMR-125 Information Technology Lifecycle Management

Appendix A – Guidance for the Purchase of Headphones/Headsets

Appendix B – Information Management and Technology (IMT) Procurement Procedures and Approvals – Reclamation IMT Circular 18-01, Version 2

Appendix C – Personal Computer Lifecycle

Appendix D – iPhone and iPad Lifecycle

LND TRMR-126 Protecting the Federal Workforce and Requiring Mask-Wearing 02/19/2022
FAC TRMR-66 Operating Practices and Procedures for High- and Significant-Hazard Dams (and other facilities, as applicable)

Appendix A - Dam Operator Proficiency Review

PEC TRMR-63 Use of Bureau of Reclamation Water or Facilities for Activities Prohibited by the Controlled Substances Act of 1970 05/16/2022
ENV TRMR-121 Streamlining National Environmental Policy Act Reviews

Appendix A - Secretarial Order 3355

Appendix B - Executive Order 13807

Appendix C - Executive Order 13766

Appendix D - Deputy Secretary Memorandum, Subject: NEPA Document Clearance Process

Appendix E - Deputy Secretary Memorandum, Subject: Compiling Contemporaneous Decision Files

Appendix F - Deputy Secretary Memorandum, Subject: Additional Direction for Implementing SO 3355

Appendix G - Deputy Secretary Memorandum, Subject: Reporting Costs Associated with Developing Environmental Impacts Statements

Appendix H - Deputy Secretary Memorandum, Subject: Additional Direction for Implementing Secretary's Order 3355 Regarding Environmental Assessments

Appendix I - Template for Consultation Documentation on Time and/or Page Limit Exceedance for EAs
Appendix I - Fillable Form

Appendix J - Reclamation EIS Approval and Filing Procedures

Appendix K - March 2019 Waiver Template
Appendix K - Fillable Form

Appendix L - Congressional Notification Sample Letter

Last Updated: 5/7/21