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Main Title Economic Feasibility of Increasing Pecos Basin Water Supplies Through Reduction of Evaporation and Evapotranspiration.
Author Hughe, W. C. ;
CORP Author New Mexico State Univ., University Park. Water Resources Research Inst.
Year Published 1970
Report Number WRRI-RR-9; OWRR-B-006-NMEX ;OWRR-B-011-NMEX; 03768,; B-006-NMEX(3)
Stock Number PB-206 139
Additional Subjects ( Water supplies ; Evaporation control) ; ( New Mexico ; Water supplies) ; Evapotranspiration ; Hydrology ; Benefit cost analysis ; Feasibility ; Reservoirs ; Watersheds ; Phreatoplytes ; Monomolecular films ; Pecos River Basin ; Pecos Valley
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-206 139 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 47p
A hydrologic model was developed for the Pecos River Basin in New Mexico to estimate the additional water that could be obtained by vegetation treatment in the forested headwater areas, by removing phreatophytes in the lower river valley, and by applying monolayer films on the major reservoirs in the Pecos Valley. The cost and benefits attributable to the increase in water supplies estimated by the hydrologic model were analyzed to determine the economic feasibility of such a program. (Author)