The Protection and Conservation of Water Resources

Editor/Author Cook, Hadrian F.
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $125.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $187.50
ISBN: 978-1-119-97004-0
Category: Science - Environmental sciences
Image Count: 70
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

The Protection and Conservation of Water Resources, Second edition provides a clear and comprehensive update of conservation and water resource management issues.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Preface to the First Edition
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Water, Policy and Procedure
  • Water Resource Availability in Britain
  • Institutions and Legislation for Resource Management
  • The Catchment Approach: Ways and Means
  • Sustaining Bulk Supply: Consumption and Interference
  • Sustaining Bulk Supply: Possible Solutions
  • Water Quality Background Issues
  • Environmental Issues of Water Quality and Quantity
  • Towards Solutions: Land Use and Technical Fixes
  • Framing Water Policies: Emerging Governance Arrangements
  • The USA, Australasia and Europe: Lessons to be Learned?
  • References