American Society of Civil Engineers


Water Resources and the Urban Environment-98


by Thomas E. Wilson, (editor)
Reston, VA: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-7844-0349-5 / 0-7844-0349-X (print), 1998, xiv, 740 pp., 22 cm.     (Barcode: RMI MK31583, DQA 1370840)

Conference information: 1998 National Conference on Environmental Engineering; June 7-10, 1998, Chicago, Illinois, United States

ASCE sponsor: Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: This proceedings, Water Resources and the Urban Environment-98, contains papers presented at the 1998 National Conference on Environmental Engineering of the ASCE’s Environmental Engineering Division held in Chicago, Illinois, June 7-10, 1998. This was part of a joint conference held with the ASCE Water Resource Planning and Management Division. The focus of the conference was on the planning, development, and operation of engineered projects involving use of water resources in the urban setting. Papers presented covered a wide range of topics including: 1) drinking water and wastewater treatment and conveyance; 2) water reuse; 3) biosolids; 4) GIS information systems; 5) site remediation; 6) groundwater remediation; 7) air pollution; 8) small urban watersheds; 9) decentralized alternative wastewater management systems and 10) general environmental issues.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Geographic information systems
Groundwater quality
Remediation
Wastewater management
Water resources
Water treatment