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Published: 01 March 2016

360 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780190490874

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A Twenty-First Century US Water Policy

Juliet Christian-Smith, Peter H. Gleick, With Heather Cooley, Lucy Allen, Amy Vanderwarker, and Kate A. Berry

  • Re-evaluates national water science and policy and offers guidance on integrating efforts now scattered among disparate and uncoordinated federal, state, and local agencies and departments
  • Written by a group of national and international water experts, coordinated at the Pacific Institute - the world's leading independent center for science and policy on freshwater issues
  • Explores how to deal with the risks of climatic change and makes recommendations for reducing international tensions over shared U.S. water resources
  • Provides a vision to ensure the physical security of the nation's water

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