4 edition of Water policy found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by P. Howsam and R.C. Carter.|
|Contributions||Howsam, P., Carter, R. C.|
|LC Classifications||HD1690.5 .I54 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 384 p. :|
|Number of Pages||384|
|LC Control Number||97112116|
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This handbook gathers a diverse group of leading scholars of water politics and policy. Authors were tasked to present forward-looking chapters in their areas of expertise, flagging key trends in both research and practice. The volume is organized into six sections: poverty, rights, and ethics; food, energy, and water; water and the politics of scale; law, economics, and water . Water Policy Author(s) McKenzie, D. Ray, I. Metadata. Show full item record. Abstract Large numbers of households in cities around the developing world do not have access to one of the most basic of human needs-a safe and reliable supply of drinking water. This paper uses the experience of India as a lens through which to view the.
The State Water Board supports and encourages the sustainable use of recycled water to promote conservation of water resources. The Policy for Water Quality Control for Recycled Water. (Recycled Water Policy) is an important element of the overall effort to encourage the safe use of recycled water in a manner that is protective of public health. Water Tariffs and Affordability: the Economics and Policy of Protecting the Poor; Special Issue in Honour of Dr. Steven Renzetti [CLOSED] Water Management and Payment for Environmental Services [CLOSED] The Institutional Economics of Water [CLOSED] Game Theory and Water Resource Management [CLOSED] Economics of Wastewater Treatment and Reuse.
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The Water Quality Standards Handbook is a compilation of EPA's water quality standards (WQS) program guidance including recommendations for states, authorized tribes, and territories in reviewing, revising, and implementing WQS. The guidance in this handbook supports EPA’s WQS regulations at 40 CFR Part Books by Sandra Postel A leading authority and prolific author on international water issues, Sandra has been hailed for her “inspiring, innovative and practical approach” to promoting the preservation and sustainable use of freshwater.
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Policy work in the water sector has grown tremendously over the past two decades, following the Rio Declaration of The existing volume of water-related literature is becoming dominant in professional outlets, including books and journals.
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It is a unique undertaking that brings together Turkish and international authors, practitioners and academics, covering all aspects of water management.It is zero hour for a new US water policy! At a time when many countries are adopting new national approaches to water management, the United States still has no cohesive federal policy, and water-related authorities are dispersed across more than 30 agencies.
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