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Canadian-United States water resources problems and policies

Leonard B. Dworsky

Canadian-United States water resources problems and policies

by Leonard B. Dworsky

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Published by Cornell University, Water Resources Center in [Ithaca, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water resources development -- United States,
  • Water resources development -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeonard B. Dworsky.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination247 p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16039634M

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    The Canadian Water Resources Journal accepts manuscripts in English or French and publishes abstracts in both official languages. Preference is given to manuscripts focusing on science and policy aspects of Canadian water management. Specifically, manuscripts should stimulate public awareness and understanding of Canada's water resources. The Encyclopedia of Water Politics and Policy in the United States is the most comprehensive reference source available that analyzes water-related issues in America. A diverse group of over scholars have provided their research and analysis of why water is so significant by tracing its impact on issues like national and state boundaries.


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