State Wetland Program Plans

Wetland Program Plans (WPPs) are organized to address 1-4 Core Elements out of EPA’s Core Element Framework. In each listing for state WPPs below, the corresponding Core Element Key indicates which elements are addressed within the plan.

Core Element Key:
MA = Monitoring & Assessment
R = Regulatory
VRP = Voluntary Restoration & Protection
WQS = Water Quality Standards for Wetlands

 

AL: Alabama Wetland Program Plan – MA
(2011-2015) Contact: Lisa Huff ph: (334) 260-2752

AK: Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (PDF)
(2016-2018) Contact: Jim Rypkema Contact: Angela Hunt
ph: 907-269-6285

CA: California Wetlands Conservation Program DevelopmentMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2010 - 2015) Contact: Glenda Marsh ph: (916) 445-1739
Bill Orme ph: (916) 341-5464

CO: Colorado Natural Heritage Program Wetland Program PlanMA
(2011-2015) Contact: Joanna Lemly ph: (970) 491-2127

CT: Connecticut’s Inland Wetlands Program PlanR
(2015-2019) Contact: Darcy Winther ph: (860) 424-3063

DE: Delaware Wetland Monitoring StrategyMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2016-2019) Contact: Mark Biddle ph: (302) 672-1153

FL: Florida Wetland Program Plan – MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2013-2106) Contact: Andrew May ph: (850) 245-8495

GA: Georgia EPD Wetland Program Plan – MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2011-2016) Contact: Jennifer Welte ph: (404) 675-1753

ID: Idaho Fish and Game (PDF) – MA, VRP
(2012-2019) Contact: Chris Murphy ph: 208-287-2728

IN: Indiana Department of Environmental Management
(2015-2022) Contact: Randy J. Braun ph: 317-234-3980

IA: IowaMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2016-2020) Contact: Brandon Harlan ph: 515-725-8378

KS: Kansas Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2013-2017) Contact: Debra Baker ph: (785) 296-0612

ME: Maine Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2017-2022) Contact: Jeanne DiFranco ph: (207) 822-6359

MD: Maryland Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2016-2020) Contact: Denise Clearwater () ph: 410-537-3781

MA: Massachusetts Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2013-2017) Contact: Lealdon Langley ph: (617) 574-6882

MI: Michigan Department of Environmental QualityMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2019-2024) Contact: Amy Lounds ph: 517-284-5530

MN: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (PDF) – MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2012-2017) Contact: Mark Gernes ph: 651-757-2387

MO: Missouri (PDF) – MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2013-2018) Contact: John Horton ph: 573-751-2867

MT: Montana Department of Environmental Quality Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2020-2030) Contact: Steve Carepenedo ph: 406-444-3527

MT: Montana Development Plan for a Statewide Wetland and Riparian Mapping, Assessment and Monitoring ProgramMA, VRP
(2021-2025) Contact: Linda Vance ph: (406) 437-1083

NE: Nebraska Wetland Program Plan MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2011-2013) Contact: Ted LaGrange ph: (402) 471-5436

NV: State of Nevada Wetland Program PlanMA, VRP
(2017-2022) Contact: Kristin Szabo ph: 775-684-2901

NH: New Hampshire Wetland Program Plan MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2017-2023) Contact: Collis Adams ph: (603) 271-4054

NJ: New Jersey Department of Environmental ProtectionMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2019-2022) Contact: Metthea Yepsen ph: 609-984-7739

NM: New Mexico Wetlands Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2011-2016) Contact: Maryann McGraw ph: (505) 827-0581

NC: North Carolina's Wetland Program Plan Monitoring and Assessment MA
(2013-2017) Contact: Lori Montgomery ph: (919-807-6479)

ND: North Dakota's Water Quality Monitoring Strategy for Surface Waters MA
(2008-2019) Contact: Mike Ell ph: (701) 328-5214

OK: Oklahoma Conservation Commission (PDF) – MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2013-2018) Contact: Brooks Tramell ph: (405) 522-6908

OR: Oregon Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2017-2021) Contact: Kathy Verble ph: (503) 986-5295

PA: Pennsylvania Aquatic Resource Protection and Management Action PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2011-2020) Contact: Sidney Freyermuth ph: (717) 772-5977

RI: Rhode Island Wetland Program Core Elements Plan MA, R, VRP
(2017-2019) Contact: Russell J. Chateauneuf ph: (401) 222-4700 x770

UT: Utah's Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2018-2023) Contact: Toby Hooker ph: (801) 537-3376 Jodi Gardberg ph: (801) 536-4372

VT: Vermont Wetlands Program Plan: Strengthening Core Elements of a Comprehensive Wetlands Program in Vermont MA, R, VRP, WQS
(2017-2021) Contact: Alan Quackenbush ph: (802) 241-3761

VA: Virginia Comprehensive Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2015-2020) Contact: David Davis ph: (804) 698-4105

WA: Washington StateMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2016-2021) Contact: Lauren Driscoll ph: 360-407-7045

WV: West Virginia Wetland Program PlanMA, R, VRP, WQS
(2016-2020) Contact: Walt Kordek ph: (304) 637-0245

WY: Wyoming Wetland Program Plan (PDF)  VRP
(2018-2023) Contact: Steve Tessmann ph: 307-777-4584