Transbasin Diversions: Trends in State Legislation

by George William Sherk, (A.M.ASCE), William and Mary, Gloucester Point, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Policy and Management: Solving the Problems


Transbasin diversion legislation as enacted throughout the United States is reviewed. Commonalities are examined as are regional differences. Legislative trends are evaluated utilizing criteria proposed by MacDonnell and Howe.

Subject Headings: Legislation | Water level | Rivers and streams | Basins | Water policy | Spillways | Water supply | Laws | United States

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