ID 31685
Submitting Entity IUCN The World Conservation Union
Main Information
Title Establishing Payments for Watershed Services
Description This IUCN guide attempts to define a roadmap for the creation of mechanisms and tools that relate development to conservation, agricultural and industrial production, and the increasing urbanization of our landscapes.
Web Link /doc/case-studies/inc/cs-inc-watershed-en.pdf
Additional Information
Authors Mark Smith, Dolf de Groot, Ger Bergkamp
Ecosystems Inland Waters Biodiversity
Regions Global
Incentive Measures Positive Incentives (subsidies, tax breaks, ...)
Keywords Conservation payments
Voluntary approaches
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  • United Nations
  • United Nations Environment Programme