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Main Title Water : the potential consequences of climate variability and change for the water resources of the United States /
Author Gleick, Peter H.
Publisher Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 45746538
ISBN 1893790045; 9781893790049
Subjects Climatic changes--United States. ; Water-supply--United States. ; Hydrology--United States.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ENAM  TD 223.G58 2000 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 01/26/2001 DISPERSAL
ESAM  TD 223.G58 2000 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 03/09/2001
Collation [7], 151 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
"Final report prepared by Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security"--Title page verso. "September 2000." Includes bibliographical references (pages 126-151). This report was supported by the U.S. Department of the Interior through the U.S. Geological Survey.
Contents Notes
Executive summary -- Overview -- Water use in the United States -- Climate change and impacts on U.S. water resources -- Groundwater -- Is climate change already affecting the nation's water? evidence of hydrologic trends -- Climate change and impacts on managed water-resource systems -- Socioeconomic costs and benefits of changes in water supply and demand -- Coping and adaptation -- Research needs -- Summary -- References.