Conserving America's Wetlands: Implementing the President's Goal

On Earth Day 2004, President Bush announced his Wetlands Initiative, which set a goal of moving beyond the federal policy of "no net loss" of wetlands, and called for a new commitment to attain an overall increase in the quality and quantity of wetlands in America. This report includes the accomplishments of the first year and the requested budget and planned accomplishments fo FY 2006, with descriptions of contrubuting federal programs.