The Use of Nutrient Assimilation Services in Performance-based Water Quality Incentive Programs

This paper reviews water quality investments that can increase the environment’s capacity to remove nutrients. The nutrient removal effectiveness, uncertainty, and cost of removing nutrients directly from ambient waters is compared to agricultural nonpoint source reductions in the context of water quality credit trading and payment for environmental services programs.


Issue Date:
Jan 18 2013
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/143093
Total Pages:
25
JEL Codes:
Q57




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