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Arnold Vedlitz

Arnold Vedlitz holds the Bob Bullock Chair in Government and Public Policy and is Director of the Institute for Science, Technology, and Public Policy at Texas A&M University.

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Collaborative Approaches to Watershed Management

In recent years, water resource management in the United States has begun a shift away from top-down, government agency-directed decision processes toward a collaborative approach of negotiation and problem solving. Rather than focusing on specific pollution sources or specific areas within a watershed, this new process considers the watershed as a whole, seeking solutions to an interrelated set of social, economic, and environmental problems.