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)
Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0569-7 / 0-7844-0569-7 (CD-Rom), 2001, 4808 pp., (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784405697)     (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
Watersheds
Wetlands