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Clean water, ecological benefits, and benefits transfer: A work in progress at the U.S. EPA


  • Iovanna, Richard
  • Griffiths, Charles


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  • Iovanna, Richard & Griffiths, Charles, 2006. "Clean water, ecological benefits, and benefits transfer: A work in progress at the U.S. EPA," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 60(2), pages 473-482, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:ecolec:v:60:y:2006:i:2:p:473-482

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