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Author Ghassemi, F. (Fereidoun), 1940-

Title Inter-basin water transfer : case studies from Australia, United States, Canada, China and India / by Fereidoun Ghassemi and Ian White
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007

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Description 1 online resource (xxvi, 435 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series International hydrology series
International hydrology series.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Disclaimer; Contents; Foreword; Overview and Scope; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Part I The Challenges; 1 World Population and Pressures on Land, Water and Food Resources; 2 Issues in Inter-Basin Water Transfer; Part II Inter-basin Water Transfer in Australia; 3 Land and Water Resources of Australia; 4 The Snowy Mountains Hydro-electric Scheme; 5 Inter-Basin Water Transfer from Coastal Basins of New South Wales; 6 The Bradfield and Reid Schemes in Queensland; 7 Three Schemes for Flooding Lake Eyre
Summary Examination of inter-basin water transfer projects for professionals and researchers in hydrology, and environmental science, policy and regulation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Water transfer -- Case studies
Water-supply -- Management -- Case studies
Water consumption -- Forecasting -- Case studies
Water transfer.
Water resources development.
water transport.
water resources development.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Environmental -- Water Supply.
Hydrologie.
Gestion des eaux.
Distribution de l'eau.
Consommation d'eau.
Prévisions.
Réservoirs.
Etudes de cas.
Analyse comparative.
Water consumption -- Forecasting
Water-supply -- Management
Water transfer
Eau -- Transport -- Cas, Études de.
Approvisionnement en eau -- Gestion -- Cas, Études de.
Eau -- Consommation -- Prévision -- Cas, Études de.
Australie.
Canada.
Chine.
Etats-Unis d'Amérique.
Inde.
Genre/Form Case studies
Form Electronic book
Author White, Ian, 1943-
LC no. 2006034149
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