American Society of Civil Engineers

Bridging the Gap: Meeting the World’s Water and Environmental Resources Challenges

by Don Phelps, (editor) and Gerald Shelke, (editor)
Sponsored by Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE; Cooperating Organizations: American Public Works Association, American Water Resources Association, Elsevier Science Ltd., Florida Water Environment Association, Interstate Council on Water Policy, National Water Resources Association, Universities Council on Water Resources, Water Environmental Federation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Geological Survey
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0569-7 / 0-7844-0569-7 (CD-Rom), 2001, 4808 pp., (doi:     (Barcode: RMI MK31523)

Conference information: World Water and Environmental Resources Congress 2001; May 20-24, 2001, The Rosen Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida, United States

ASCE sponsor: Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings - CD-ROM
Abstract: Proceedings of the 2001 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress, held in Orlando, Florida, May 20-24, 2001. Sponsored by Environmental and Water Resources Institute of ASCE. Cooperating organizations: American Public Works Association; American Water Resources Association; Elsevier Science Ltd.; Florida Water Environment Association; Interstate Council on Water Policy; National Water Resources Association; Universities Council on Water Resources; Water Environmental Federation; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; U.S. Bureau of Reclamation; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; U.S. Geological Survey. This collection contains 502 papers presenting the state of the practice in environmental and water resource issues. Topics include: environmental modeling; rivers and basins; dams and reservoirs; watersheds and wetlands; water and wastewater; scour and sedimentation; southeastern U.S. water issues; stormwater and best management practice; water distribution systems analysis; water treatment and remediation; flood management; water resource management; and water policies and regulations.

ASCE Subject Headings:
Water management
Water quality
Water resources