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Examining U.S. Freshwater Systems and Services – Agriculture and Food Production

Working Session #3, Examining U.S. Freshwater Systems and Services –
Agriculture and Food Production, focused on identifying opportunities and
potential solutions for addressing challenges at the intersection of freshwater
and agriculture, including water quantity and water quality challenges and
cross-cutting issues. The discussion was specifically focused on achieving the
following objectives:
• Define water resilience in the context of the agricultural and food
production sector.
• Clarify our understanding of the challenges that exist at the
intersection of US freshwater systems and agricultural practices.
• Identify priorities that need to be included in a national agenda
for more resilient freshwater systems that also address our needs
for food production.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-09-15 14:53:06
Alternate Title The Johnson Foundation at Wingspread Environmental Forum Working Session #3
Description Working Session #3, Examining U.S. Freshwater Systems and Services –
Agriculture and Food Production, focused on identifying opportunities and
potential solutions for addressing challenges at the intersection of freshwater
and agriculture, including water quantity and water quality challenges and
cross-cutting issues. The discussion was specifically focused on achieving the
following objectives:
• Define water resilience in the context of the agricultural and food
production sector.
• Clarify our understanding of the challenges that exist at the
intersection of US freshwater systems and agricultural practices.
• Identify priorities that need to be included in a national agenda
for more resilient freshwater systems that also address our needs
for food production.
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Subject
Source Johnson Foundation at Wingspread
Keyword Freshwater
Selector Selection Committee
Date Of Record Creation 2010-09-15 14:43:54
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2010-09-15 15:15:59
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-09-15 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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