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Main Title Water follies : groundwater pumping and the fate of America's fresh waters /
Author Glennon, Robert Jerome,
Publisher Island Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 49935997
ISBN 1559632232 (hardback : alk. paper); 9781559632232 (hardback : alk. paper); 1559634006 (pbk.); 9781559634007 (pbk.)
Subjects Water-supply--United States. ; Groundwater--United States. ; Water use--United States. ; Water consumption--United States.
Internet Access
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ebrary http://site.ebrary.com/id/10064698
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
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Status
EHAM  TD223.G58 2002 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 10/17/2003
EIAM  TD223.G58 2002 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 04/04/2003
EMBM  TD223.G58 2002 GWERD Library/Ada,OK 11/23/2009
ENAM  TD223.G58 2002 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 03/14/2003
ERAM  TD223.G58 2002 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/27/2003
ESAM  TD223.G58 2002 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 07/19/2005
Collation x, 314 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-296) and index.
Contents Notes
1. The worth of water in the United States -- 2. Human reliance on groundwater -- 3. How does a river go dry : the Santa Cruz in Tucson -- 4. A river at risk : the Upper San Pedro River in Arizona -- 5. Tampa Bay's avarice : Cypress Groves, wetlands, springs, and lakes in Florida -- 6. The tourist's mirage : San Antonio's River Walk, the Edwards Aquifer, and endangered species -- 7. Suburban development and watershed initiatives : Massachusetts' Ipswich River Basin -- 8. A game of inches for endangered Chinook salmon : California's Cosumnes River, the Army Corps of Engineers, and Sacramento sprawl -- 9. Wild blueberries and Atlantic salmon : down east Maine -- 10. Size does count, at least for French fries : Minnesota's Straight River -- 11. The Black Mesa Coal Slurry Pipeline : the Hopi Reservation in Arizona -- 12. Is gold or water more precious : mining in Nevada -- 13. All's fair in love and water -- 14. The future of water : tourism and Grand Canyon National Park -- 15. The tragedy of law and the commons.