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Paul A. Sabatier

Paul A. Sabatier is Professor of Environmental Science and Policy at the University of California, Davis.

Titles by This Editor

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.