Campus Units

Sociology, Extension and Outreach

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

3-2013

Journal or Book Title

Water Resources IMPACT

Volume

15

Issue

2

First Page

3

Last Page

5

Abstract

The Iowa Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF), established by the Clean Water Act, is a federal assistance program primarily administered by the states. While currently 94 percent of the loan dollars nationally are used for publicly owned wastewater facilities (Section 212 or “point source” projects), states may also fund nonpoint source pollution control (Section 319) and estuary protection (Section 320) projects (USEPA, 2012). Seventeen states have provided some level of funding for soil erosion control and manure management practices for nonpoint source water quality protection.

Comments

This article is published as Arbuckle, J. Gordon Jr., Patti Cale‐Finnegan, and Tony Toigo. 2013. Applied Social Science Research to Improve Water Quality Programming: Participatory Evaluation of Iowa’s Clean Water State Revolving Fund Program. Water Resources Impact 15(2): 3‐5. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

American Water Resources Association

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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