Indicators of Eco-compensation for Agricultural Structural Adjustment Based on N-loss control

Event: 6th International Conference on Eco-Compensation and Payments for Ecosystem Services

Indicators of Eco-compensation for Agricultural Structural Adjustment Based on N-loss control

08 December 2017
Author / Speaker: 
Liangguo Luo, Institute of Environmental and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
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Agricultural nonpoint source pollution is one of the leading causes of water pollution. Nutrient runoff from fertilizer usage easily enters surrounding water bodies and adversely affects water quality. Know what types of farm have the highest soil nitrogen and phosphorus content. Also find out what adjustment in the structure and land use of farms can be done to reduce pollution, particularly in terms of preventing or controlling nitrogen (N) loss. 

Geographical Focus: 
China, People's Republic of
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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