the producers; the larger costs, such as the external cost of nutrient exports to estuaries, remain unaddressed. As is discussed further in Chapter 9, a balanced and cost-effective nutrient management strategy will require an understanding of both the relative importance of various sources of nutrients, and the economic costs associated with reducing the loads attributable to each.
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