Water Resources and the Urban Environment

by Eric D. Loucks, Water Res. Engr.; Camp Dresser & McKee, Inc., 233 S. Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL, 60606,

American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA
978-0-7844-0343-3 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0343-0 (ISBN-10), 1998, Soft Cover, Pg. xix, 806
22 cm
Conference information: 25th Annual Conference on Water Resources Planning and Management | Chicago, Illinois, United States | June 7-10, 1998

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceedings, Water Resources and the Urban Environment, contains extended abstracts presented at the ASCE 25th Conference on Water Resources Planning and Management held in Chicago, Illinois, June 8-10, 1998. While many of the papers address traditional topics such as hydrologic and hydraulic modeling, protection of drinking supplies, and reservoir operation, more recent issues such as groundwater modeling, water resource problems in the developing world, and water quality of urban runoff are also explored. Some of the major topics discussed include: 1) urban stormwater management; 2) geographic information systems; 3) hydrologic and hydraulic computer modeling; 4) groundwater management; 5) drinking water quality; and 6) international resources issues.

Subject Headings: Water resources | Water quality | Municipal water | Hydrologic models | Hydraulic models | Urban areas | Urban and regional development


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