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Title Environmental and water resources : milestones in engineering history : May 15-19, 2007, Tampa, Florida / sponsored by EWRI National History & Heritage Committee ; Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers ; edited by Jerry R. Rogers
Published Reston, Va. : American Society of Civil Engineers, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 159 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Photo essay of Hoover Dam/construction as the 75th anniversary in 2010 approaches / Brit Storey and Jerry R. Rogers -- Celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth (1807-2007) of James Pugh Kirkwood : environmental/civil engineer and ASCE leader / Jerry R. Rogers -- Filtration of municipal water supplies in the United States / Gary S. Logsdon and Thomas J. Ratzki -- History of the Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences, University of Florida / James P. Heaney -- History of environmental engineering at the University of Texas at Austin / Joseph F. Malina, Jr. and Earnest F. Gloyna -- History and impacts of levees in the Lower Rio Grande Valley / John N. Furlong, John Ivey, Joe Barrow, Mike Moya, and Ralph O'Quinn -- The Maya : America's first water resource engineers / James A. O'Kon -- The Acequias of San Antonio and the beginnings of a modern water system / Dana Nichols -- The machine of Marly : water supply for Versailles / Georges Comair -- The Florida water management history project / Garrett Wallace, Buddy Blain, and Kathryn Mennella -- History of the USDA-ARS experimental watersheds on the Washita River, Oklahoma / Jurgen D. Garbrecht, Patrick J. Starks, and Jean L. Steiner -- History of the USDA-ARS Walnut Gulch experimental watershed / M.H. Nichols and K. Renard -- Goodwin Creek experimental watershed : a historical perspective / R.L. Bingner, R.A. Kuhnle, and C.V. Alonso -- History of hydrologic research and data collection at the Grassland, Soil and Water Research Laboratory, Riesel, Texas / R.D. Harmel and C.W. Richardson -- Watershed research at the North Appalachian Experimental Watershed at Coshocton, Ohio / James V. Bonta, Lloyd B. Owens, and Martin J. Shipitalo -- 45 years of climate and hydrologic research conducted at the Reynolds Creek Experimental Watershed / Gerald N. Flerchinger [and others] -- The Galveston/Texas Hurricane of 1900 : a review of the events that led to the Galveston seawall and grade raising / Martha F. Juch and Jerry R. Rogers -- Hydrologic detectives : re-creating the July 1938 flood for HEC-HMS model calibration / Melinda Luna and Andrew Ickert
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject Environmental engineering -- History -- Congresses.
Environmental protection -- History -- Congresses.
Water resources development -- History -- Congresses.
Water-supply -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Rogers, Jerry R.
EWRI National History & Heritage Committee.
Environmental and Water Resources Institute (U.S.)
LC no. 2007012748
ISBN 0784471967 (e-ISBN)
9780784471968 (e-ISBN)