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Main Title Water for the future : the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Israel, and Jordan /
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 41021372
ISBN 030906421X; 9780309064217
Subjects Water-supply--Israel ; Water resources development--Israel ; Sustainable development--Israel ; Water-supply--Jordan ; Water resources development--Jordan ; Sustainable development--Jordan ; Water-supply--West Bank ; Water resources development--West Bank ; Sustainable development--West Bank ; Water-supply--Gaza Strip ; Water resources development--Gaza Strip ; Sustainable development--Gaza Strip ; Milieubeleid ; Drinkwatervoorziening ; Waterkwaliteit ; Wassermangel ; Wasserversorgung ; Wasserwirtschaft ; Naher Osten ; Développement durable--Palestine ; Approvisionnement en eau--Palestine ; Gestion des ressources en eau--Palestine ; Approvisionnement en eau--Israèel ; Gestion des ressources en eau--Israèel ; Développement durable--Israèel ; Approvisionnement en eau--Jordanie ; Développement durable--Jordanie ; Gestion des ressources en eau--Jordanie
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  TD313.I75W365 1999 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 07/16/2004
Collation xvi, 226 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Introduction and background -- The study area and patterns of water use -- Factors affecting patterns of water use -- Water and the environment -- Options for the future: balancing water demand and water resources -- Excerpts from the treaty of peace between the state of Israel and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan -- Excerpts from the Israeli-Palestinian interim agreement on the West Bank and Gaza Strip -- Effects of water use on biodiversity in the study area -- Guidelines for rehabilitation of rivers.