Water quality trading assessment handbook

can water quality trading advance your watershed"s goals?
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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water , Washington, D.C
Water quality -- Cost effectiveness -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Water quality management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Water -- Pollution -- Total maximum daily load -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Watershed management -- Economic aspects -- Handbooks, manuals
Other titlesCan water quality trading advance your watershed"s goals?
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc
ContributionsBoyd, Brewster, United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
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Open LibraryOL14555351M
OCLC/WorldCa71201603

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Water quality trading is a highly evaluated and regulated environment designed to realize specific and measureable water quality improvements in areas of a watershed that might not normally see improvements.

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