4 edition of Managing water found in the catalog.
|Series||Water for a changing global community|
|Contributions||American Society of Civil Engineers. Water Resources Engineering Division.|
|LC Classifications||TC530 .I626 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiii, 935 p. :|
|Number of Pages||935|
|LC Control Number||97017973|
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The field of water resources management will have to continue to adapt to the current and future issues facing the allocation of water. Managing Water on China's Farms: Institutions, Policies and the Transformation of Irrigation under Scarcity is a comprehensive and current look at the water shortage problems in China.
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Management of Legionella in Water Systems reviews the state of science on Legionella contamination of water systems, specifically the ecology and diagnosis. This report explores the process of transmission via water systems, quantification, prevention and control, and policy and training issues that affect the incidence of Legionnaires’ disease.
Get this from a library. Managing water. [Richard Spilsbury] -- Properties of water - Water supply - Freshwater and groundwater stores - Water distribution and treatment - Acid rain - Changes to water availability including draining and drying wetlands, river.
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Introduction Floods, Droughts, and Lawsuits: A Brief History of California Water Policy.