WRDA 2016 Section 1184: Consideration Of Measures
7 December 2017
Implementation Guidance for WRDA 2016 Section 1184 was recently completed. This provision defines natural and nature-based
features and requires USACE to consider these features and measures, as appropriate, when conducting feasibility studies for
flood risk management, hurricane storm damage reduction, and ecosystem restoration.
- PowerPoint Presentation
- WRDA 2016 IG Section 1184
Until the Government Printing Office officially publishes P.L. 114-322, the “enrolled bill” version of S. 612 is the most recent publicly available version of WRDA 2016. WRDA 2016 is Title I of the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act (WIIN Act).
- Further Advancing Project Delivery Efficiency and Effectiveness of USACE Civil Works Memo
The subject memo was signed by Mr. James Dalton, Director of Civil Works, outlining his intent to operationalize risk-informed decision making at all levels, reduce redundancies and delegate authority to the most practical and appropriate level to meet the objective of advancing project delivery efficiency and effectiveness across USACE Civil Works. Guidance on CWRB replacement processes will be forthcoming.
- Engineering with Nature to Create Project Value
- Engineering with Nature Website