Public Works and Society

by
American Society of Civil Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-064-3 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-064-6 (ISBN-10), 1972, Soft Cover, Pg. 247

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Conference information: Joint Conference of ASCE and the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK) | Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States | November 14-18, 1972

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Document Type: Book - Proceedings

Abstract: Proceedings of Public Works and Society, the 1972 Joint Conference held in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, November 14-18, 1972. Sponsored by The American Society of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK). Public Works and Society contains many papers covering a broad range of relevant issues in public works and society. Topics include urban growth and public works planning; recycling of land resources; the historical impact of transportation systems, power plants, water resources, projects, etc., on the environment; public health effects of water, air, and land pollution; the role of government in public works development; and applications of new technology to the solution of environmental problems. These proceedings will be of interested to both practitioners and researchers working with public works.

Subject Headings: Soil pollution | Hydro power | Water pollution | Water resources | Land use | Power plants | Water reclamation

 

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