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Volume 2013, Article ID 824078, 14 pages
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Research Article

A Risk Explicit Interval Linear Programming Model for Uncertainty-Based Environmental Economic Optimization in the Lake Fuxian Watershed, China

1College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing 100083, China
2Tetra Tech, Inc. 10306 Eaton Place, Ste 340, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
3College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Key Laboratory of Water and Sediment Sciences (MOE), Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
4Beijing Key Laboratory of Environmental Science and Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering & Environment, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, China

Received 22 June 2013; Accepted 13 August 2013

Academic Editors: S.-M. Grad, L. Jourdan, and P. Stanimirovic

Copyright © 2013 Xiaoling Zhang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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