|Location||City, Country & Regions||Interests|
|Partners:||The Nature Conservancy|
Includes tags from the project and its locations.
|Services Needed:||No services needed/offered|
|Project Type:||Collective Action|
|Start & End Dates:||Oct. 2008 » Ongoing|
The Conservancy worked with local partners and government to launch a water fund in Cuenca, Ecuador’s third-largest city, in October 2008. The fund will finance conservation of the Paute watershed, which supplies more than 500,000 Cuenca residents and 300,000 Azogues residents with drinking water and half the country with electricity through the local hydroelectric dam. Projected to raise $5 million over five years, the fund will also pay for the protection and restoration...
The Nature Conservancy
The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. We acheive this through the dedicated efforts of our diverse staff, including more than 550 scientists, located in all 50 U.S. states ... Learn More
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