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Water: Large Existing Power Plants

Phase II—Large existing electric generating plants, Final Rule - Regional Analysis Document for the Final Section 316(b) Phase II Existing Facilities Rule

EPA-821-R-02-003; February 12, 2004

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Cover, Table of Contents and Introduction (PDF) (16 pp, 89K)

Part A: Evaluation Methods

  • Part A: Evaluation Methods (PDF) (242 pp, 3.9MB)
    • Chapter A1: Ecological Risk Assessment Framework
    • Chapter A2: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Fish
    • Chapter A3: Other Vulnerable Aquatic Organisms
    • Chapter A4: Direct and Indirect Effects of CWIS on Birds
    • Chapter A5: Methods Used to Evaluate I&E
    • Chapter A6: Uncertainty
    • Chapter A7: Entrainment Survival
    • Chapter A8: Impingement & Entrainment by Waterbody Type
    • Chapter A9: Economic Benefit Categories and Valuation Methods
    • Chapter A10: Methods for Estimating Commercial Fishing Benefits
    • Chapter A11: Estimating Benefits with a Random Utility Model
    • Chapter A12: Non-Use Meta-Analysis Methodology
    • Chapter A13: Threatened & Endangered Species Analysis Methods
    • Chapter A14: Discounting Benefits
    • Chapter A15: Habitat Based Methodology for Estimating Non-Use Values
    • Appendix A1

Part B: California

  • Part B: California (PDF) (96 pp, 2.6MB)
    • Chapter B1: Background
    • Chapter B2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in California
    • Chapter B3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter B4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter B5: Non-Use Benefits
    • Chapter B6: Threatened and Endangered Species Analysis
    • Appendix B1: Life History Parameter Values Used to Evaluate I&E in the Northern and Southern California Regions
    • Appendix B2: Valuing Water Use Foregone
    • Appendix B3: Special Status Species Population Estimates

Part C: North Atlantic

  • Part C: North Atlantic (PDF) (92 pp, 2.4MB)
    • Chapter C1: Background
    • Chapter C2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in the North Atlantic Region
    • Chapter C3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter C4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter C5: Non-Use Benefits
    • Chapter C6: Habitat Based Analysis
    • Appendix C1: Life History Parameter Values Used to Evaluate I&E in the North Atlantic Region
    • Appendix C2: Scaling of Habitat Restoration

Part D: Mid-Atlantic Region

  • Part D: Mid-Atlantic Region (PDF) (80 pp, 2.2MB)
    • Chapter D1: Background
    • Chapter D2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in the Mid-Atlantic Region
    • Chapter D3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter D4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter D5: Non-Use Benefits
    • Chapter D6: Habitat Based Analysis
    • Appendix D1: Life History Parameter Values Used to Evaluate I&E in the Mid-Atlantic Region

Part E: South Atlantic

  • Part E: South Atlantic (PDF) (31 pp, 1.1MB)
    • Chapter E1: Background
    • Chapter E2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in the South Atlantic Region
    • Chapter E3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter E4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter E5: Non-Use Benefits

Part F: Gulf of Mexico

  • Part F: Gulf of Mexico (PDF) (62 pp, 1.5MB)
    • Chapter F1: Background
    • Chapter F2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in the Gulf of Mexico
    • Chapter F3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter F4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter F5: Non-Use Benefits
    • Appendix F1: Life History Parameter Values Used to Evaluate I&E in the Gulf of Mexico Region

Part G: The Great Lakes

  • Part G: The Great Lakes (PDF) (65 pp, 1.3MB)
    • Chapter G1: Background
    • Chapter G2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in the Great Lakes Region
    • Chapter G3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter G4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter G5: Non-Use Benefits
    • Chapter G6: Habitat Based Analysis
    • Appendix G1: Life History Parameter Values Used to Evaluate I&E in the Great Lakes Region
    • Appendix G2: Scaling Habitat Restoration

Part H: The Inland Region

  • Part H: The Inland Region (PDF) (59 pp, 1.6MB)
    • Chapter H1: Background
    • Chapter H2: Evaluation of Impingement and Entrainment in the Inland Region
    • Chapter H3: Commercial Fishing Valuation
    • Chapter H4: RUM Analysis
    • Chapter H5: Non-Use Benefits
    • Appendix H1: Life History Parameter Values Used to Evaluate I&E in the Inland Region

Part I: National Benefits

Glossary and References (PDF) (52 pp, 283K)


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