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Water pollution and water resources.

United States. Superintendent of Documents.

Water pollution and water resources.

by United States. Superintendent of Documents.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government publications -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- United States -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Water quality -- United States -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreBibliography, Catalogs.
    SeriesSubject bibliography (SB) -- SB-050
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17087961M

    Water resource management is the activity of planning, developing, distributing and managing the optimum use of water is a sub-set of water cycle management.. Water is essential for our survival. The field of water resources management will have to continue to adapt to the current and future issues facing the allocation of water. Water Treatment Resolution of the global water pollution crisis requires multiple approaches to improve the quality of our fresh water and move towards sustainability. The most deadly form of water pollution, pathogenic microorganisms that cause waterborne diseases, kills almost 2 million people in underdeveloped countries every : Matthew R. Fisher.

    Surface-water, groundwater, water-quality, and water-use data collected at approximately million sites across all 50 states. Learn more about the WMA from Dr. . 4. The State Water Pollution Control Board is requesting funds to establish its previously limited pollution monitoring program on an expanded, state-wide basis. 5. The Department of Water Resources proposes to prepare state filings on all remaining unappropriated waters of the State which 'may be needed for the California Water Plan. 6.

    Water pollution is a major global problem that requires ongoing evaluation and revision of water resource policy at all levels (from international down to individual aquifers and wells). It has been suggested that it is the leading worldwide cause of deaths and diseases, and that it accounts for the deaths of more t people daily. In addition to the acute problems of water pollution. water pollution problems is further clarified. After stressing the importance of both natural water resources and water quality, environmental risk assessment and management are explained and the organisation of material presented in the following chapters File Size: KB.


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