7 CFR 632.51 - Accord with environmental laws and orders.
(a) A final program EIS is available in compliance with section 102(2)(c) of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA). This statement discloses the cumulative program impacts that significantly affect the quality of the human environment.
(b) The program is to be conducted in accordance with other laws and Executive orders concerning environmental protection.
(c) Channelization of streams is prohibited under this program. Channelization as used herein means the overall widening, deepening, realining, or constructing a nonvegetative protective lining over all or part of the perimeter of a perennial stream channel as described in NRCS Channel Modification Guidelines, Part B, Items 4, 5, 6, and 7, as published in the Federal Register on March 1, 1978 ( 43 FR 8278).