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Author Cech, Thomas V.
Title Principles of water resources : history, development, management, and policy / Thomas V. Cech.
Imprint Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, [2005]
©2005
Edition Second edition.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TC405 .C42 2005    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  TC405 .C42 2005    AVAILABLE  
Subject Water resources development.
Water-supply -- Management.
Water resources development -- Government policy.
Water-supply -- Government policy.
Description xx, 468 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Edition Second edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 047148475X (alk. paper)
9780471484752 (alk. paper)
0471658103 (International ed.)
9780471658108 (International ed.)
OCLC # 56111790
Table of Contents
Ch. 1Historical perspective of water use and development1
Ch. 2The hydrologic cycle, climate, and weather23
Ch. 3Surface water hydrology55
Ch. 4Groundwater hydrology83
Ch. 5Water quality112
Ch. 6Municipal and irrigation water development153
Ch. 7Dams181
Ch. 8Water allocation law211
Ch. 9Federal water agencies247
Ch. 10Local, regional, state, and multistate water management agencies285
Ch. 11Drinking water and wastewater treatment320
Ch. 12Water, fish, and wildlife348
Ch. 13The economics of water381
Ch. 14Water use conflicts395
Ch. 15Emerging water issues414