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Practitioner's Handbooks Resource Materials:
06 Consulting Under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (August 2016)

General Reference

ACHP Website
http://www.achp.gov

The Secretary of Interior's Standards and Guidelines
http://www.cr.nps.gov/local-law/arch_stnds_0.htm

Section 106 Consultation Steps

ACHP and CEQ, “NEPA and NHPA - A Handbook for Integrating NEPA and Section 106” (March 2013)
http://www.achp.gov/docs/NEPA_NHPA_Section_106_Handbook_Mar2013.pdf

ACHP, “NEPA and Section 106 Process Flowcharts”
http://www.achp.gov/docs/NEPA%20and%20Section%20106%20Coordination%20P
rocess%20Flow%20Charts.pdf

Identification and Eligibility Evaluation

ACHP, “Meeting the ‘Reasonable and Good Faith Identification’ Standard in Section 106 Review”
http://www.achp.gov/docs/reasonable_good_faith_identification.pdf

National Park Service bulletins for applying the National Register eligibility criteria
http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/publications/bulletins.htm

Section 106 Agreement Documents

ACHP, “Guidance on Agreement Documents”
http://www.achp.gov/agreementdocguidance.html

ACHP, Applicant Toolkit and Checklist
http://www.achp.gov/apptoolkit.html

ACHP, “Prototype Programmatic Agreement Guidance” (Feb. 3, 2012)
http://www.achp.gov/docs/guidance_prototype_agreements.pdf

Tribal Consultation

National Association of Tribal Historic Preservation Officers (NATHPO) website
http://www.nathpo.org

ACHP, “Consultation with Indian Tribes in the Section 106 Review Process: A Handbook” (Nov. 2008)
http://www.achp.gov/regs-tribes2008.pdf

ACHP, “Native American Traditional Cultural Landscapes and the Section 106 Review Process: Questions and Answers”
http://www.achp.gov/docs/landscapes%20q%20&%20a%207-11-12.pdf

National Park Service, “National Register of Historic Places - Traditional Cultural Properties (TCPs): A Quick Guide for Preserving Native American Cultural Resources”
https://www.nps.gov/history/tribes/Documents/TCP.pdf

Interstate Highway System

ACHP's Section 106 exemption for the Interstate System
http://www.achp.gov/final_interstate_exemption_notice.pdf

FHWA’s list of Interstate System elements that are excluded from the exemption for the Interstate System
http://www.environment.fhwa.dot.gov/histpres/highways_list.asp

Mid-Century Bridges

ACHP, “Program Comment for Actions Affecting Post-1945 Concrete and Steel Bridges” (Nov. 16, 2012)
http://www.achp.gov/progalt/Post-1945%20Bridge%20Program%20Comment.pdf

National Historic Landmarks

ACHP, “Section 106 Consultation Involving National Historic Landmarks”
http://www.achp.gov/regs-nhl.html

Emergency Response

ACHP, “Role of Section 106 in Disaster Response – Frequently Asked Questions”
http://www.achp.gov/sec106_disaster-responseFAQ.html

FAST Act Guidance

FHWA guidance regarding Section 106 and Section 4(f) provisions in the FAST Act
https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/fastact/guidance.cfm

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