ECONOMIC EVALUATION OF WATERSHED MANAGEMENT OPTIONS IN THE IRRIGATED COTTON AREAS OF THE UPPER MURRAY-DARLING BASIN IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA

The article combines economic and hydrologic modeling on the watershed level and proposes a method for determining optimal spatial location of irrigation enterprises and use of water by source and intensity of irrigation management. This combination of economic/technical investigation results with solution that explicitly accounts for deep-drainage as a source of environmental adversities. Alternative policies to achieve this solution are analyzed.


Issue Date:
2004
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/20283
Total Pages:
24
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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