Hudson River as a Water Source for New York City

by Robert D. Mitchell,


Serial Information: Journal of the Sanitary Engineering Division, 1968, Vol. 94, Issue 3, Pg. 447-454


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Problems encountered in further development of the Hudson River watershed for a major augmentation of public water supply for the New York City Metropolitan Area are described. Several methods of increasing the supply are outlined. Additional upland storage with pumping from the lower Hudson River near Hyde Park is the least costly solution proposed.



Subject Headings: Urban areas | Rivers and streams | Municipal water | Water storage | Watersheds | Energy storage | Hudson River | New York City | New York | United States

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