The Water Problem

Author: Pat Mulroy
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 0815727860
Size: 62.21 MB
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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 ...

The Water Problem

Author: Patricia Mulroy
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780815727842
Size: 35.45 MB
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Climate change: a strategic opportunity for water managers? / Kathy Jacobs and Paul Fleming -- The delta : resolving California's water conundrum / Pat Mulroy -- The San Diego strategy : a sea change in western water / Maureen A. Stapleton ...

Water Policy And Planning In A Variable And Changing Climate

Author: Kathleen A. Miller
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1482227983
Size: 41.12 MB
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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 ...

A Twenty First Century U S Water Policy

Author: Juliet Christian-Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199939381
Size: 47.46 MB
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The Environmental Justice Leadership Forum on Climate Change, an alliance of
EJ organizations working to impact the development of climate change policy in
the United States, calls for “a national goal supported by legislatively ... However,
any potential solutions for both water management issues and climate change
will not be adequate if they fail to address some of the underlying inequalities in
federal water policy that link the various water injustices outlined in this chapter.

Florida S Water

Author: Tom Swihart
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113652164X
Size: 39.25 MB
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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.

Climate And Water

Author: Henry F. Diaz
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401512507
Size: 43.56 MB
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This book is also a useful text for college classes addressing natural resources management in general, and the transfer of scientific knowledge to society.

Adaptation And Resilience

Author: Bonnie G. Colby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136521925
Size: 16.20 MB
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This book explores the challenges that climate change and variability pose for water and energy managers and users, communities, and policy makers in the arid Southwest and demonstrates the application of economic methods to address these ...

Water

Author: V I Grover
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439842868
Size: 71.59 MB
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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.