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Paw Paw River Watershed Restoration

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Paw Paw River Watershed Restoration

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Area: 5888268 km2
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Countries: United States of America
Basins: Michigan
Project SDGs:
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Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)
Water Quality (SDG 6.3)
Integrated Water Resource Management (SDG 6.5)
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Climate Resilience and Adaptation (SDG 13.1)
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Nature-Based Solutions
Conservation Agriculture/Agronomy
Progress to Date: 1149 no-till acres
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Desired Partner: Business
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jan. 01, 2009  »  Dec. 31, 2009
Project Website: www.nature.org/en-us/about-us/who-we-are/how-we-work/working...
Project Source: CEO Water Mandate
Profile Completion: 74%

Project Overview

This project implemented conservation tillage (no till) practices on over 1,100 acres to achieve the goals of reducing runoff, enhancing groundwater baseflow, reducing sediment erosion, and reducing agricultural runoff. The project also implemented 30 acres of conservation cover and 15 acres of filter strips.

Partner Organizations

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