These protection efforts are financed through fees collected from water users. The success of this scheme has prompted authorities to replicate the water user fee system in every major river basin in the Republic of Korea.
This is an excerpt of a case study from WaterWealth, a publication on basin management across Asia and the Pacific. WaterWealth is available for download on the
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