(Section 205) Small Flood Control
This authority provides for local protection from flooding by the construction or improvement of flood control works such as levees, channels, and dams. Nonstructural alternatives are also considered and may include measures such as installation of flood warning systems, raising and/or flood-proofing of structures, and relocation of flood-prone facilities.
(Section 14) Emergency Streambank and Shoreline Protection
This authority is intended to prevent erosion damage to highways, bridge approaches, public works, and other nonprofit public facilities by the emergency construction or repair of stream bank and shoreline protection works.
(Section 208) Snagging and Clearing for Flood Control
This authority provides for local protection from flooding by channel clearing and excavation, with limited embankment construction by use of materials rom the clearing operation only.
(Section 107) Small Navigation Projects
This authority is intended to provide improvements to navigation including dredging of channels, widening of turning basins, and construction of navigation aids.