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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) 2013 - Agricultural Research Service Benchmark Watershed Assessment Studies (on croplands)

Location: Water Quality and Ecology Research

Project Number: 6060-13660-007-18-I
Project Type: Interagency Reimbursable Agreement

Start Date: Jun 1, 2013
End Date: Sep 30, 2014

Principal focus of the Conservation Effects Assessment Project (CEAP) Watershed Studies is to evaluate the effects and benefits of conservation practices at the watershed scale, in support of policy decisions and program implementation.

The effects of conservation activities on water and soil quality will be assessed at the watershed scale using models such as ARS' Soil and Water Assessment Tool, in combination with ARS long-term watershed data sets, expertise, and resources.

Last Modified: 10/19/2017
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