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Publication: Ecological Indicators
Volume 91, August 2018,
Author(s): R.McDowell, T. Snelder, S. Harris, L. Lilburned, S. Larned, M.Scarsbrook, A.Curtis, B.Holgate, J.Phillips, K.Taylor
This paper addresses an application of the LUS concept: evaluating the suitability of land for sustained productivity subject to environmental constraints, as defined by water quality objectives. We refer to this application of the LUS concept as ‘Productivity within Environmental Constraints’ (PEC).