Title Farming for healthy urban tap water
Contributor ILEIA Center for Learning on Sustainable Agriculture
Author Daniel Moss
Content New York City’s water is kept safe and clean by an innovative cooperative agreement with farmers that benefits both the city and rural communities. The programme demonstrates that water utilities can go beyond applying traditional engineering solutions and pioneer innovative governance, management and financial arrangements with upstream farming communities.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Link http://www.agriculturesnetwork.org/magazines/global/wisdom-of-water/nyc-farming-for-healthy-urban-tap-water