This book is about accomplishing change in how land is managed in agricultural watersheds. Wide-ranging case studies repeatedly document that plans, policies, and regulations are not adequate substitutes for the empowerment of people. Ultimately change on the land is managed and accomplished by the people that live on land within each watershed.Subsequently, Congress provided funding for USDA to initiate the Rural Clean Water Program (RCWP). ... stage for competitive funding within CSREES ( renamed the National Institute for Food and Agriculture, NIFA, effective October 2009).
|Title||:||Pathways for Getting to Better Water Quality: The Citizen Effect|
|Author||:||Lois Wright Morton, Susan S. Brown|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-11-25|