Now Available! Use of Economic Instruments in Water Policy

K&A authored Chapter 15 (Water Quality Trading in Ohio) of this new book that evaluates economic policy instruments targeting water quality goals around the globe. 

K&A partners to support Iowa League of Cities on new 3 year grant

The League reports that the proposal was a partnership between the cities of Dubuque and Storm Lake, "proven experts in the field environmental science, engineering firm Kieser & Associates and law firm Troutman Sanders with the goal of developing innovative, practical solutions that are right for Iowa."

K&A to contribute to efforts to improve water quality for Lake Erie

K&A will be supporting the Great Lakes Commission in a new grant-funded effort to reduce  harmful algal blooms each summer in Lake Erie.

K&A Staff - Featured Authors in new WQT book

The new Water Environment Federation publication, Advances in Water Quality Trading as a Flexible Compliance Tool, features chapters about K&A projects written by staff members who led the projects.

KVCC continues pursuit of K&A Stormwater Neutral Status

Kalamazoo Valley Community College is continuing to work with K&A on stormwater solutions while developing the Health Focused Campus, 13+ acres of urban campus including an Institute for Health, Culinary and Food Safety, a Center for Food Sustainability and Innovation and a community psychiatric clinic.

K&A Ag Water Management Work Featured

A K&A analysis of agricultural drainage water management was featured by the Michigan Soil and Water Conservation Society.

K&A Leading WQT Feasibility Study for Lower Fox River, WI

K&A is leading a team of national water quality trading experts to assess the feasibility of trading in Wisconsin's Lower Fox River.

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EPRI Ohio River Basin Trading Project
Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient Task Force
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Water Resource Information for the Kalamazoo River
Environmental Services & Market News

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Integrated Water Fund in Lima, Peru

K&A is leading technical efforts to apply a framework for evaluating and implementing water resource projects undertaken by a water fund (AQUAFONDO) in Lima, Peru. The water fund is being developed to fund projects that address both water quality and quantity issues for the City's threatened drinking water supply.

First Water Quality Trading in California

K&A is assisting the City of Santa Rosa wastewater utility with a nutrient offset program that is the first of its kind in California.  K&A successfully prepared regulator-approved credit proposals for conservation practices at dairies, as well as for salmon habitat restoration.

Stormwater Management at Western Michigan University
K&A is continuing to help WMU become Stormwater NeutralTM. The university was recognized by Michigan DEQ for its efforts to manage stormwater runoff through treatment projects and policies. An article highlighted several BMPs implemented by WMU in partnership with K&A.
Stormwater Project at Kalamazoo Valley Community College

K&A designed a stormwater treatment project at KVCC with funding through a Michigan DEQ Nonpoint Source Grant.  The stormwater treatment system became fully operational in August 2013.

Portage and Arcadia Creeks Monitoring

K&A is collaborating with local stakeholders to quantify and document Watershed Management Plan (WMP) implementation progress in Portage and Arcadia Creeks. A year-long intensive monitoring project will compare current and past water quality in the watershed after ten years of BMP implementation.

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