Critical Water Issues and Computer Applications

by Mike Strech, Dannenbaum Engrg. Corp., 3100 West Alabama, P.O. Box 22292, Houston, TX 77027,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-660-7 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-660-1 (ISBN-10), 1988, Soft Cover, Pg. 419
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Conference information: 15th Annual Water Resources Conference | Omni International Hotel, Norfolk, Virginia, United States | June 1-3, 1988

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings

Abstract: This book contains papers presented at the 15th Annual Conference of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division of ASCE. The theme of the conference was Critical Water Issues and Computer Applications. Many of the papers deal with local and regional issues in the Tidewater, Virginia area. Applications of expert systems to water resources development and management are reviewed. Groundwater management and modeling are discussed. Economic and institutional factors in water projects are covered. Other topics include operation of water distribution systems, stormwater and floodplain management, and pollution control. Federal, state, and Canadian water policy issues related to the Great Lakes are also covered.

Subject Headings: Computer software | Water management | Water resources | Resource management | Stormwater management | Water pollution | Water supply systems | Economic factors | Groundwater management | Great Lakes | North America | Virginia | United States


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