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Title Natural and engineered solutions for drinking water supplies : lessons from the Northeastern United States and directions for global watershed management / edited by Emily Alcott, Mark S. Ashton, Bradford S. Gentry
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 283 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white, and colour)
Contents Gentry ; Executive Summary; Introduction; Surface Watersheds of New England and New York: Green and Gray Infrastructure; Cross-Cutting Themes for the Drinking Water Utilities; Recommendations; Future Research and Conclusions; Global Relevance of Lessons Learned in Watershed Management and Drinking Water Treatment from the Northeastern United States; Alex Barrett and Mark S. Ashton ; Methods; Biophysical Considerations and Constraints; Forest History, Land Use, and Infrastructure Development; Human Institutions: Legal, Social, Governmental and Regulatory; Global Applications of the Lessons Learned; Quabbin and Dahuofang Reservoirs: Example of a Comparative Analysis; Index;
Gentry; Executive Summary; Introduction: Defining the Issue; National Trends; The Northeastern United States; Description of the Case Studies; An Assessment of Drinking Water Systems in Connecticut: Optimizing Natural and Engineered Systems for Protecting the Quality of Surface Drinking Waters; Michael Blazewicz, Lisa Hummon, Claire Jahns, and Tien Shiao ; Executive Summary; Introduction; History and Current Status of Drinking Water Supply Systems in Connecticut; The South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority; The History of Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut; Current Legal Efforts to Address Water Supply Challenges in Connecticut; Current Land Management Efforts to Address Water Supply Challenges in Connecticut; Future Challenges; Recommendations; Source Water Protection in Massachusetts: Lessons from and Opportunities for Worcester and Boston; Emily Alcott, Peter Caligiuri,
Gray to Green: An Introduction to Four Case Studies on Drinking Water Supply in the Northeastern United States; Caitlin Alcott, Emily Alcott, Mark S. Ashton, and Bradford S
Jennifer Hoyle, and Nathan Karres ; History and Current Status of Drinking Water Supply in Massachusetts; Statewide Challenges: Trends Facing Water Utilities; Land Use Policy, Monitoring, and Asset Management; Comprehensive Approach to Drinking Water Supply Management; Summary Trends, Recommendations, and Conclusions; New York City Watershed Management: Past, Present, and Future; Justin Freiberg, Xiaoting Hou, Jason Nerenberg, Fauna Samuel, and Erin Derrington ; History of New York City Watershed; Current Profile of the New York City Watershed; Future Threats and Suggested Actions; Future Decision-Making Outlook; Summary Trends and Recommendations; The Crooked River Watershed, Sebago Lake, and the Drinking Water Supply for the City of Portland,
Maine; Jenn Hoyle ; Water Supply Protection and the Portland Water District; Watershed Control Program of the Portland Water District; Water Supply Trends and the Value of Watershed Protection; Development Pressures on Watershed Lands; Potential Payments for Watershed Services Programs for the Portland Water District; Summary Recommendations and Conclusions; Comparing Drinking Water Systems in the New England/New York Region: Lessons Learned and Recommendations for the Future; Caitlin Alcott, Emily Alcott, Mark S. Ashton, and Bradford S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force. WlAbNL
Subject Drinking water -- Purification -- Cost effectiveness
Watershed management -- Northeastern States
Wellhead protection -- Northeastern States
Watershed management.
Wellhead protection.
Northeastern States.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Alcott, Emily, editor.
Ashton, Mark S., editor.
Gentry, Bradford S., editor.
ISBN 1466551658