Nutrient Trading in Lake Rotorua: Goals and Trading Caps
AbstractFor a nutrient trading system to achieve the desired environmental outcome, or goal, this outcome needs to be translated into nutrient flows and allowances. To connect the nutrient loss provided for under the allowances with the environmental goal, a number of decisions need to be made. These decisions will shape the nutrient trading system. This paper looks at the information and analysis needed to ultimately define allowances and set trading caps for a nutrient trading system.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Motu Economic and Public Policy Research in its series Working Papers with number 07_08.
Length: 39 pages
Date of creation: Jul 2007
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Water quality; nutrients; trading; Lake Rotorua;
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