Submitted to: Journal of Soil and Water Conservation
Publication Type: Other
Publication Acceptance Date: 9/5/2008
Publication Date: 11/12/2008
Citation: Karlen, D.L. 2008. CEAP – A New Paradigm for Natural Resources Research. Journal of Soil and Water Conservation. 63:220A. Interpretive Summary:
Technical Abstract: Cropland CEAP (Conservation Effects Assessment Project) was initiated in 2003 to provide a scientific basis for a national assessment of conservation practices by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). This paper introduces a series of manuscripts that provide a comprehensive overview of the science, technology, and information emerging from this natural resources research program.