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Author Clarke, Robin, author

Title The atlas of water / Robin Clarke and Jannet King
Published London : Earthscan, [2004]
London : Earthscan, c2004


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Description 127 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents Part 1: Finite resource -- Part 2: Uses and abuses -- Part 3: Water health -- Part 4: Re-shaping the natural world -- Part 5: Water conflicts -- Part 6: Ways forward -- Part 7: Tables
Summary Covering the global picture, this book provides an overview of our water consumption, as well as highlighting the scarcity and quality of our most critical resource in vulnerable regions such as California, the Middle East and India
Analysis Sustainable development
Australia overseas comparisons
Water resources
Supply and demand
Water pollution
Public health
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Donated by Professor Jennifer McKay, Director, Centre for Comparative Water Policies and Laws
Subject Water-supply -- Maps.
Water conservation -- Maps.
Water resources development -- Maps.
Water -- Pollution -- Maps.
Water resources development.
Water conservation.
Water -- Pollution.
Genre/Form Atlas.
Author King, Jannet.
LC no. 00002594
ISBN 1844071332
Other Titles Atlas of water : mapping the world's most critical resource