The Water Problem

Author: Pat Mulroy
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
ISBN: 0815727879
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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
ISBN: 9780815727842
Size: 52.61 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: 46.47 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 ...

Water And Climate In The Western United States

Author: William M. Lewis
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
Size: 47.53 MB
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The papers in this volume highlight both the opportunity and necessity for change in human management of water, the West's most limited resource.

A Twenty First Century U S Water Policy

Author: Juliet Christian-Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199939381
Size: 75.94 MB
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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 ...

Florida S Water

Author: Tom Swihart
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113652164X
Size: 40.19 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.

Adaptation And Resilience

Author: Bonnie G. Colby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1933115939
Size: 29.63 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 policymakers in the arid Southwest.


Author: V I Grover
Publisher: Science Publishers
ISBN: 9781578084098
Size: 74.63 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.

21st Century Geography

Author: Joseph P. Stoltman
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 141297464X
Size: 65.23 MB
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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 ...