direction), timing, and distribution in their design. However, development of numeric performance measures for speed of flow would not be appropriate until there is a better scientific understanding of the processes that underlie maintenance of ridges and sloughs, including water flows, water levels, extreme events, fire, and their interactions. At present, neither a minimum nor a maximum flow speed to preserve the landscape can be established.
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