The Water Problem

Author: Pat Mulroy
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 0815727860
Size: 49.67 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 5109
Download Read Online
The Water Problem takes us to Miami and the problem of rising oceans fouling freshwater reservoirs; Kansas and Nebraska, where intensive farming is draining age-old aquifers; and to the Southwest United States, where growing populations are ...

Water Policy And Planning In A Variable And Changing Climate

Author: Kathleen A. Miller
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482227983
Size: 47.25 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2076
Download Read Online
A provocative examination of policy issues surrounding western water resources, this book: Considers the implications of natural climate variability and anthropogenic climate change for the region’s water resources, and explains ...

Florida S Water

Author: Tom Swihart
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113652164X
Size: 42.95 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 3789
Download Read Online
And what lessons does the Florida experience hold for other states? This book fully integrates the many diverse responsibilities of water management into a readable and compelling combination of interesting narratives and deep analysis.

Water

Author: V I Grover
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439842868
Size: 37.77 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 412
Download Read Online
This book covers topics on scientific aspects, governance, and best management practices. The book shows that good governance, policies for effective conservation and public participation are important for water use.

Recycling Reconsidered

Author: Samantha MacBride
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262297663
Size: 11.25 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2649
Download Read Online
But, as Samantha MacBride points out in this book, the goals of recycling -- saving the earth (and trees), conserving resources, and greening the economy -- are still far from being realized.

Competition For Water Resources

Author: Jadwiga R Ziolkowska
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0128032383
Size: 39.20 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 6891
Download Read Online
The book evaluates use and competition for water resources in the U.S. and Europe, emphasizing the problems and challenges of dealing with tradeoffs in water.

21st Century Geography

Author: Joseph P. Stoltman
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 141297464X
Size: 79.59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2962
Download Read Online
National Water Issues At the national level, U.S. water resources have long been
within the jurisdiction of the Army ... While the era of building big dams has ended
for the United States, there remain many lingering issues that require
geographers to be involved in the national water policy decisions. ... Climate
Change Climate change has impacted water resources to the point that the past
stability in the ...