The Resource The world's water, 2004-2005 : the biennial report on freshwater resources, Peter H. Gleick ; with Nicholas L. Cain [and others], (electronic resource)

The world's water, 2004-2005 : the biennial report on freshwater resources, Peter H. Gleick ; with Nicholas L. Cain [and others], (electronic resource)

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The world's water, 2004-2005 : the biennial report on freshwater resources
Title
The world's water, 2004-2005
Title remainder
the biennial report on freshwater resources
Statement of responsibility
Peter H. Gleick ; with Nicholas L. Cain [and others]
Title variation
World's water
Title variation remainder
the biennial report on freshwater resources
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Language
eng
Summary
The quality and availability of fresh water are of critical importance to human and ecosystem health. Given its central role in the functioning of all living systems, water is arguably the most important of all natural resources. Produced biennially, The World's Water provides a timely examination of the key issues surrounding freshwater resources and their use. Each new volume identifies and explains the most significant current trends worldwide, and offers the best data available on a variety of water-related topics. This 2004-2005 edition of The World's Water features overview chapters on: conservation and efficiency as key tools for meeting freshwater needs; bottled water quality, costs, and trends; United Nations millennium development goals; groundwater issues; case studies of water privatization; the economic value of water; California water policy and climate change. The World's Water is the most comprehensive and up-to-date source of information and analysis on freshwater resources and the political, economic, scientific, and technological issues associated with them. It is an essential reference for water resource professionals in government agencies and nongovernmental organizations, researchers, students, and anyone concerned with water and its use
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Midwest
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Gleick, Peter H
Dewey number
333.9116
Index
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Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Fresh water
  • Water-supply
  • Water resources development
  • Water conservation
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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The world's water, 2004-2005 : the biennial report on freshwater resources, Peter H. Gleick ; with Nicholas L. Cain [and others], (electronic resource)
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9781597262569
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(electronic bk.)
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The world's water, 2004-2005 : the biennial report on freshwater resources, Peter H. Gleick ; with Nicholas L. Cain [and others], (electronic resource)
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Publication
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online resource
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Content type MARC source
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781597262569
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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11443975
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MWT11443975
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