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Proposed markets for watershed protection services in the Brantas River basin
The Brantas River plays a significant role in supporting economic development not only in East Java but also for nationwide. A more holistic approach has come forward to the water resource development and management in the ...
The FONAG water fund for Quito
Quito, the capital of Ecuador, obtains their drinking water from watersheds located inside and adjacent to the Condor Bioreserve. While the city consumes 7m^3 water/second, they only manage to recover 54% of the costs from ...
The ETAPA water fee
The municipal water company ETAPA achieved an initial user fee of 1% on the gross water bill of its customers along with tourism entrance fees. This money went to their "environmental unit" and was used to purchase 3 forest ...
Rapid Hydrological Analysis of the Los Negros Watershed in support of a Payments-for-Environmental Services (PES) mechanism
With support from the Centre for International Forestry Research, Natura Bolivia is undertaking a Rapid Hydrological Analysis of the Los Negros Watershed. Not only will this study provide hydrological data for Natura's Los ...
Pirai watershed diagnostic study
The Pirai watershed, a sub-watershed of the Rio Grande, has more than 2 million downstream residents. Most live in the city of Santa Cruz and are dependent on the river for their drinking water. SAGUAPAC, the city's largest ...