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State water resource

State water resource

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Published by Library of Congress, Congressional Research Service in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water resources development -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Christine DeMoncada, Research Assistant
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1980-81, reel 4, fr. 0716
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination134 p.
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15451497M

    At the beginning of the twenty-first century, the Earth is facing a serious water crisis. The sector is plagued by a chronic lack of political support, poor governance and underinvestment. Hundreds of millions of people remain trapped in poverty and ill health and exposed to the risk of water-related disasters, environmental degradation and.   OWRB - Oklahoma's Water Agency - Our activities include water use appropriation and permitting, water quality monitoring and standards, financial assistance for water/wastewater systems, dam safety, floodplain management, water supply planning, technical studies and research, and water resource mapping.

    This list of Water Resources Mission Area publications includes both official USGS publications and journal articles authored by our scientists. A searchable database of all USGS publications can be accessed at the USGS Publications Warehouse. Water Treatment Plant Operation; Volume II; California State University, Sacramento (Office of Water Programs, Ken Kerri, Director), C.S.U.S. J Street, Sacramento, CA Water Sources; (Principles and Practices of Water Supply Operations), AWWA, Member Services Department, West Quincy Avenue, Denver, CO

      Water Rights Section of NDWR is responsible for reviewing and approving water rights applications, for new appropriations and for changes to existing water rights, as well as evaluating and responding to protests of applications, approving subdivision dedications for water quantity, evaluating domestic well credits and relinquishments, issuing certificates for permitted water rights. "This task committee report explores features and trends in state water planning since This report combines the critical water resources planning actions and strategies for all 50 states, and will be of interest to state and federal water planners and water resource agencies."--BOOK JACKET.


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