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Water Charges in Brazil
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4217521e.pdf
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This report examines the current system of water abstraction and pollution charges in operation in Brazil. It assesses the Current system’s implementation challenges and provides possible solutions.
The Land-Water-Energy Nexus
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This report contributes to the discussion of interconnections between scarce resources by highlighting the nexus between land, water and energy (the LWE nexus).

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Nutrient balance
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    http://data.oecd.org/agrland/nutrient-balance.htm
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Nutrient balance is defined as the difference between the nutrient inputs entering a farming system (mainly livestock manure and fertilisers) and the nutrient outputs leaving the system (the uptake of nutrients for crop and pasture production).
Groundwater Allocation
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Groundwater allocation determines who is able to use groundwater resources, how, when and where. It directly affects the value (economic, ecological, socio-cultural) that individuals and society obtain from groundwater, today and in the future.
Red tape and administrative burden in aquaculture licensing
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    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/7a56bfbc-en.pdf
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Concern that rates of aquaculture growth in OECD countries are below potential has resulted in environmentally sustainable production increase becoming a priority for policy makers. Growth in aquaculture production can be influenced by many factors....
 
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In 2013, support to producers across the OECD area amounted to USD 258 billion. This is equivalent to 18% of gross farm receipts in OECD countries.
 
 
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