WATER CONSERVATION OPPORTUNITIES IN PACIFIC NORTHWEST IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE: A WATER RIGHTS MARKET APPROACH

Opportunities exist for conservation of water and electricity used in Pacific Northwest irrigation. A mathematical programming model WAS developed to estimate agricultural responses to water and energy conservation policies. The potential of a water market for exchanges between agriculture and the hydropower sector is considered for increasing regional energy production.


Issue Date:
1984-08
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/279048
Language:
English
Total Pages:
15




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