|Location||City, Country & Regions||Interests|
|Partners:||United States Business Council for Sustainable Development|
|Countries:||United States of America|
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Sustainable Agriculture (SDG 2.4)
Water Quality (SDG 6.3)
Integrated Water Resource Management (SDG 6.5)
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Water-Related Disaster Management (SDG 11.5)
Climate Resilience and Adaptation (SDG 13.1)
Includes tags from the project and its locations.
Soil Erosion and Health
Stormwater Management and Flood Control
Irrigation Management and Technology
Pesticide and Fertilizer Management
|Services Needed:||No services needed/offered|
|Project Type:||Collective Action|
|Start & End Dates:||May. 2012 » Ongoing|
Reliable water supplies are critical to industry, agriculture, cities and the natural environment. Because of these multiple dependencies within a region or watershed, water risks cannot be completely managed within individual facility footprints. Water users benefit from knowing how others are using this shared resource. The Louisiana Water Synergy Project addresses the need to understand and take collective action to address shared water risks by creating a forum whe...
• Replicable and scalable business solution to address regional water quality, quantity, and storm water risks. • Development of a collective capacity for conserving watershed systems as both private and public goods. • Reduced nutrient loads in the lower Mississippi River and Gulf of Mexico through voluntary measures, including a Water Quality Trading Program. • Wetlands restoration and protection in southeastern Louisiana. • Increased options for sustainable water su...
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