Quick Guide to Completing the Ohio EPA QHEI Field Sheet IDEM, OWQ Biological QHEI (Qualitative Habitat Evaluation Index) This form has not been distributed for public use. Field Evaluation Manual for Ohio's Primary Headwater Habitat Streams January 2012 This manual is a tool to promote the standardized assessment of primary headwater habitat streams in Ohio. It contains the Primary Headwater Habitat Evaluation (HHEI) Form which should be used in conjunction with this evaluation manual.
Waters of the U. S. and State. And Aquatic Life outlined in the Ecological Manual and submit to OES. If the literature review Assess all streams (QHEI and or HHEI) and determine a provisional aquatic life use designation (or determine the The purpose of the Waters of the United States ( WOTUS) chapter of the ecology manual is to provide guidance on how to complete a waters report for INDOT.
In addition, the chapter is designed to provide Field Evaluation Manual for Ohios Primary Headwater Streams Version 3. 0 Ohio EPA, Division of Surface Water January 2012 ii Notices: Ohio EPA has developed this manual to provide standardized assessment Field Evaluation Manual for Ohios Primary Headwater Streams Final Verison 1.
0 Ohio EPA, Division of Surface Water September 2002 2. 3 QHEI vs HHEI Evaluation in Headwater Streams Field Evaluation Manual for Ohios Primary Headwater Streams Final Verison 1. 0 Ohio EPA, Division of Surface Water September 2002 Lake Erie QHEI Manual Version 2. 1 June 16, 2010 presented in this document was based primarily on Lake Erie shoreline habitat types found in Ohio.
Lake Erie LakeLacustuary QHEI (LQHEI) evaluation sheets (Appendix A) and habitat assessments are normally performed by Ohio EPA fish sampling field Field Evaluation Manual for Ohios Primary Headwater Streams Review Version 2. 3 i Field Evaluation Manual for Ohios Primary Headwater Habitat Streams October 2009 (Version 2.
3) Ted Strickland, Governor Lee Fisher, Lt. Governor Chris Korleski, Director State of Ohio Environmental Protection Agency HHEI Headwater Habitat