Archive | July, 2015

Planning Toolset Helps Farmers Implement Conservation Practices

A new agricultural conservation planning framework (ACPF) will provide a systematic approach to identifying the best options for reducing nutrient losses and erosion within a watershed. The research, led by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) and the Environmental Defense Fund, will address the growing need for agriculturalists to improve water quality, […]

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Ireland EPA Launches Water Research Database

In June, Ireland’s Environmental Protection Agency announced a new water research database, DROPLET, which stands for Database of Research Outputs: Projects, Literature and Environmental Technologies. The database comes in the form of an interactive web application that enables users to explore water research projects funded in Ireland by the agency and others. Additionally, funding organizations […]

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