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Envisioning the agenda for water resources research in the twenty-first century

National Research Council (U.S.) Water Science and Technology Board, Corporate Author

Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press c2001

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  • Title:
    Envisioning the agenda for water resources research in the twenty-first century
  • Author/Creator: National Research Council (U.S.) Water Science and Technology Board, Corporate Author
  • Variant Title: Envisioning the agenda for water resources research in the 21st century
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press
  • Creation Date: c2001
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (70 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 50-53).
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-53).
  • Subjects: Water resources development -- Research -- United States; Natural resources -- Research -- United States
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 50-53).
    Includes bibliographical references (pages 50-53).
  • Contents: ENVISIONING THE AGENDA FOR WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY; Copyright; Preface; Contents; Executive Summary; 1 Introduction ; 2 Water Availability: Quantity and Quality ; DEVELOPMENT OF SUPPLY-ENHANCING TECHNOLOGY; WATER QUALITY: FUNDAMENTAL AND APPLIED STUDIES; IMPROVING HYDROLOGIC FORECASTING AND PREDICTION; NEED FOR ADEQUATE HYDROLOGIC DATA; 3 Water Use ; DETERMINANTS OF CONSUMPTIVE WATER USE; AGRICULTURAL WATER USE; ENVIRONMENTAL WATER USE; 4 Water Institutions ; LEGAL AND POLITICAL ISSUES; ECONOMIC INSTITUTIONS; EMERGING SOCIAL SCIENCE ISSUES
    5 Organizing For Water Resources Research in the Twenty-first Century PROPOSAL FOR A NATIONAL WATER RESEARCH BOARD; CONCLUSIONS; References; APPENDIX A Water Science and Technology Board Members' Biographical Sketches
  • OCLC Number: 61494242
  • Identifier: ISBN1-280-18434-5;ISBN9786610184347;ISBN0-309-56767-X