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National Streamflow Information Program (NSIP)

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National Research Council's (NRC) report entitled "Assessing the National Streamflow Information Program"

Summary of Comments and Recommendations from
"Assessing the National Streamflow Information Program"

Committee on Water Resources Research, National Research Council

The National Research Council's Committee on Water Resources Research has just completed an assessment of the USGS's plans for the National Streamflow Information Program (NSIP). The Committee was very complimentary of the plan for NSIP, saying, "Overall, the Committee concludes that the National Streamflow Information Program is a sound, well-conceived program that meets the nation's needs for streamflow measurement, interpretation, and information delivery." The following are recommendations and comments about NSIP from the Committee's report. Information about the status of the issue or USGS response is shown in italics:

The committee also had some suggestions and recommendations for improvement:

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