Water Policy and Management: Solving the Problems

by Darrell G. Fontane, (editor), Assoc. Prof.; Dept. of Civ. Engrg., Colorado St. Univ., Ft. Collins, CO,
Harry N. Tuvel, (editor), (M.ASCE), Proj. Manager; Boswell Engineering, South Hackensack, NJ,


American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-7844-0020-3 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0020-2 (ISBN-10), 1994, Soft Cover, Pg. xxvii, 899
22 cm.
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Conference information: 21st Annual Conference | Denver, Colorado, United States | May 23-26, 1994

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.


Document Type: Book - Proceedings

Abstract: This proceedings, Water Policy and Management: Solving the Problems, contains papers presented at the 21st Annual Conference of ASCE's Water Resources Planning and Management Division held in Denver, Colorado, May 23-26, 1994. The conference theme, Water Policy and Management: Solving the Problems, identifies the challenges for water resource professionals into the next century as they work within the context of sustainable developement. The subjects covered in the conference reflect the broad range of water resources issues from water supply and conservation to instream flow management. The papers in this proceedings outline potential solutions to critical water resources problems. Topics covered in this book are: 1) Western water issues; 2) urban water supply and conservation; 3) integration of reliability, uncertainty and optimization; 4) reservoir management; 5) instream flow management; 6) water policy; 7) groundwater modeling and management; 8) education; 9) computer-aided decision support systems; and 10) geographic information systems.

Subject Headings: Water resources | Water conservation | Resource management | Water supply | Groundwater management | Hydrologic models | Municipal water

 

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