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You can use the text boxes on the green Menu Search Bar to find a specific Menu of BMPs fact sheet.
  • To search by keyword, enter the keyword or words in the first text box and select one of the following from the drop-down box:

    • All the words - searches all the words entered into the text box. This selection acts as an "AND" operator and will return fact sheets that contain all the words entered, in any order.
    • Any of the words - searches one or more of the words entered into the text box. This selection as an "OR" operator and will return fact sheets that have at least one word entered into the search box.
    • The exact phrase - searches the exact phrase. For example, if you enter: "dispersed land surfaces," only fact sheets with that exact phrase, will be returned in the results. (You do not need to enter quotes around the keywords.)

  • You can use the keywords entered into the first text box to search all the Menu of BMPs fact sheets or you can filter your search by one of the minimum control measures. Selecting a minimum measure from this drop-down will return only the fact sheets that are categorized under the minimum measure selected. If you do not select a minimum measure to filter by, the keywords will be used to search all the fact sheets within the six minimum measures.
  • Select the "GO" button to activate the search engine.
  • You can browse the titles of all the fact sheets by selecting the "Browse Fact Sheets" button.


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