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Main Title The world's water, 2008-2009 : the biennial report on freshwater resources /
Author Gleick, Peter H.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Cooley, Heather.
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 231581219
ISBN 9781597265058 (pbk.); 1597265055 (pbk.)
Subjects Fresh water. ; Water-supply. ; Water use. ; Water conservation. ; Water resources development. ; Water resources development--International cooperation. ; Water resources development--China. ; Water use--China. ; Conservation of natural resources--China. ; Sustainable development. ; Climatic changes.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELAM  TD345.G54 2009 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 06/17/2009
Collation xvii, 402 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Peak water / Meena Palaniappan and Peter H. Gleick -- Business reporting on water / Mari Morikawa, Jason Morrison, and Peter H. Gleick -- Water management in a changing climate / Heather Cooley -- Millennium development goals: charting progress and the way forward / Meena Palaniappan -- China and water / Peter H. Gleick -- Urban water-use efficiencies: lessons from United States cities / Heather Cooley and Peter H. Gleick -- Water briefs. 1. Tampa Bay desalination plant: an update / Heather Cooley ; Past and future of the Salton Sea / Michael J. Cohen ; Three Gorges Dam project, Yangtze River, China / Peter H. Gleick ; Water conflict chronology / Peter H. Gleick.