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Assessing Water and Carbon Footprints for Sustainable Water Resource Management
YANG, Y. J. Assessing Water and Carbon Footprints for Sustainable Water Resource Management. Presented at University of Cincinnati's SEEMBE Water Seminar Series, Cincinnati, OH, October 29, 2010.
To inform the public.
The key points of this presentation are: (1) Water footprint and carbon footprint as two sustainability attributes in adaptations to climate and socioeconomic changes, (2) Necessary to evaluate carbon and water footprints relative to constraints in resource capacity, (3) Critical to set system boundary and time frame for quantitative assessments, and (4) Three cases for illustration.
Record Details:Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/SLIDE)
Organization:U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY
WATER SUPPLY AND WATER RESOURCES DIVISION
WATER QUALITY MANAGEMENT BRANCH