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United States Department of Agriculture

Departmental Regulation 9500-013

Natural Resources and Environment

Conducting Analyses Under the Principles, Requirements, and Guidelines for Water and Land Related Resources Implementation Studies and Federal Water Resource Investments


This Departmental Regulation (DR) provides U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy for analyzing Federal investments in water resources. The policy follows requirements set forth in the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) Principles and Requirements for Federal Investments in Water Resources (P&R) and Interagency Guidelines (IAG).