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Organizations Involved World Resources Institute
Language English
Resource Topics / SDGs::
Includes Topics/Sustainable Development Goals from the resource and its locations.
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Resource URL https://wriorg.s3.amazonaws.com/s3fs-public/green-gray-assessment.pdf
Year 2019

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Water Action Hub Team

Resource Overview

This is a six-step methodology that can be used for investigating and valuing the costs and benefits of integrating green (or natural) infrastructure into existing water supply systems to improve their performance. Quantifying the costs of green infrastructure investments in upstream watersheds and benefits for urban water supply systems can inform important investment decisions of water suppliers, water regulators and land conservation and restoration organizations.