CA State Water Resources Control Board, 401 certification: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/water_issues/programs/cwa401/
CA State Water Resources Control Board, protecting streams and wetlands in the Bay Area: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/sanfranciscobay/water_issues/programs/stre...
CDFW Habitat Restoration and Enhancement Act (HRE Act)
Alternative to 1600 and CESA permitting: https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Conservation/Environmental-Review/HRE-Act
Sustainable Conservation’s HRE Act Guidance Document: https://suscon.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/FAQs-HRE-11.5.18-For-the-Web.pdf
A series of videos to explain the Act and how to use it: http://bit.ly/HREVids
CDFW Lake and Streambed Alteration Program: https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Conservation/LSA
CDFW Fisheries Branch: http://www.dfg.ca.gov/fish/
CDFW Salmonid stream Restoration Manual: http://www.dfg.ca.gov/fish/Resources/HabitatManual.asp
North Coast Regional Water Control Board, 401
Riley, A. L. 2003. A primer on stream and river protection for the regulator and program manager. CA State Water Resources Control Board, Technical Reference Circular W. D. 02 - #1 http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/sanfranciscobay/water_issues/programs/stre...
San Francisco Bay Regional Water Control Board, 401 certification: http://www.waterboards.ca.gov/sanfranciscobay/certs.shtml
Sustainable Conservation’s list of state and federal programmatic approvals available for habitat restoration: https://suscon.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Sustainable-Conservation-Expedited-Permitting-Summary-Table-7-17-19.pdf
Sustainable Conservation’s Technical Resources page https://suscon.org/technical-resources/
This includes links to all of the most up to date materials and several programmatic permit, as well as a way to email them for technical assistance.