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Collaborative Approaches to Reducing Excess Nutrients

EPA has supported the use of water quality trading, offsets and similar programs for achieving compliance with the regulatory requirements of the Clean Water Act for many years.  In partnership with stakeholders and other federal agencies, EPA has renewed this effort to leverage emerging technologies and facilitate broader adoption of market-based programs in the near-term.

Creating a Framework for Market-based Approaches

Nutrient Reduction Case Studies

These case studies highlight efforts nationwide to use market-based approaches to reduce excess nutrients.

Collaborating with Stakeholders

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