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Author: Anu K. Mittal
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: restoration, guiding, effort, congressional, testimony, effectively, steps, program, recent, actions, positive, chesapeake
Number of Pages: 20
Published: 2009-02-01
ISBN-10: 143790906X
ISBN-13: 9781437909067

The Chesapeake Bay Program was created in 1983 when Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, D.C., the Chesapeake Bay Comm., and the EPA agreed to establish a partnership to restore the Bay. The partnershipżs most recent agreement, żChesapeake 2000,ż sets out 4 broad goals to guide the restoration effort through 2010. This testimony summarizes the findings of an Oct. 2005 report on: (1) the extent to which measures for assessing restoration progress had been established; (2) the extent to which program reports clearly and accurately described the Bayżs health; (3) how much funding was provided fo
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Author: Eyolf Jul-Larsen
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: management, fisheries, case, studies, freshwater, african, major, dilemmas, southern
Number of Pages: 280
Published: 2003
ISBN-10: 9251050325
ISBN-13: 9789251050323

Vol. 1 synthesizes the findings of ten case studies published in v. 2. The case studies have been conducted in five medium-sized lakes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The synthesis focuses on three features relevant for the SADC region: How has fishing effort developed in these lakes over the last 50 years? What causes changes in fishing effort? How do fishing effort and environmental factors compare in their effects on the regeneration of fish stocks?
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Author: Suzanne Werner
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: snapshots
Number of Pages: 252
Published: 2010-05-28
ISBN-10: 1557090955
ISBN-13: 9781557090959

Suzanne Zuckerman Werner is a survivor of suicide. The day her husband lost his eight year battle with depression was the day her own battle to recover began. About a year into her own journey, through grief, the author discovered the value of writing, writing and puzzling out the jumble of emotion she was feeling. Each of these short pieces is a snapshot of a particular place and time along the way. Each is an effort to make some sense of an act that makes no sense, an effort to know the unknowable, an effort to control the uncontrollable. Snapshots is the story of the author's own unique jou
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Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Na
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: management, freshwater, fisheries, african, southern, major, dilemmas
Number of Pages: 140
Published: 2003-09
ISBN-10: 925104919X
ISBN-13: 9789251049198

The report synthesizes the findings of ten case studies published in FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 426/2. The case studies have been conducted in five medium-sized lakes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The synthesis focuses on three features relevant for the SADC region: How has fishing effort developed in these lakes over the last 50 years? What causes changes in fishing effort? How do fishing effort and environmental factors compare in their effects on the regeneration of fish stocks?
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: effort, equity, title, measures, improving, finance, options, school
Number of Pages: 55
Published: 2004-08-30
ISBN-10: 0788136402
ISBN-13: 9780788136405

The largest single federal elementary & secondary education grant program to local school districts, $6.7 billion in FY 1996, is Title I. This report examines the measures now included in Title I's Education Finance Incentive Program (EFIP) to reflect state fiscal effort for education & equity in per pupil spending & proposes several options for improving these measures; describes the characteristics of states with higher levels of effort & equity; & proposes alternative ways the options developed could be used in allocating funds under EFIP. Charts & tables.
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Author: Charlotte Benson
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: economies, preliminary, examination, african, saharan, drought, sub, impact
Number of Pages: 94
Published: 1998-06
ISBN-10: 0821341804
ISBN-13: 9780821341803

Little effort has been made to research the nonagricultural or economywide macroneconomic impact of droughts in Sub-Saharan Africa. In an effort to fill the gap, this paper reports the findings of an exploratory study of the subject. It provides insights into the impact of drought in Sub-Saharan Africa in the past and suggests policy options for dealing with future droughts.
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Author: Gene L. Dodaro
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: maintenance, effort, similar, provisions, compliance, evaluating, planned, efforts, challenges, recovery
Number of Pages: 41
Published: 2010-06
ISBN-10: 1437927351
ISBN-13: 9781437927351

To help prevent the substitution of fed. funds for state, local, or private funds, the Amer. Recovery and Reinvest. Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) contains maint. of effort and similar provisions requiring that recipients maintain certain levels of spending for selected programs. This report provides info. on selected programs in the Recovery Act with maint. of effort or similar provisions, the guidance fed. agencies have issued to implement these requirements, and how responsible fed. agencies are determining whether recipients meet these requirements. This report identified programs that account
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