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Research Synthesis: Conservation and Drought Water Rates
Goals and Objectives
The overall purpose of this study was to identify and summarize state of the art conservation and drought pricing practices, and explore the challenges and opportunities associated with conservation pricing. The study is a contribution to the Conserve Florida Collaborative Research Agenda. The resulting synthesis paper paper is intended to serve as a reference for utilities and regulatory professionals. The two specific objectives of the study were: 1)to review state of the art practices for conservation and drought rate design; 2) to identify research gaps and needs for future research.
Available Outputs

Title: Balancing Urban Water Demand and Supply in Florida: Overview of Tools Available to Water Managers (EDIS Publicaton FE811)
Authors: Borisova, T., Rawls, C. and D. Adams

Title: Conservation and Drought Water Rates: State-of-the-art practices and their application, Rawls and Borisova, Research Synthesis Paper
Authors: Rawls, C., and T. Borisova

Title: Conservation Pricing for Residential Water Supply (EDIS Publication FE756)
Authors: Borisova, T., Unel, B. and C. Rawls
Project Lead
Borisova, Tatiana
Level 4: WI PIF Related Project
Water and Society
Water Resources Sustainability
Grant Award Dates
5/15/2006 to 6/30/2020