Water Follies

Groundwater Pumping And The Fate Of America"s Fresh Waters by Robert Jerome Glennon

Publisher: Island Press

Written in English
Cover of: Water Follies | Robert Jerome Glennon
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Subjects:

  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Environmental science,
  • Hydrology (freshwater),
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Pollution & threats to the environment,
  • Water Supply,
  • Real Estate - General,
  • Underground Water,
  • Water And Marine Resources Management,
  • Water use,
  • Science,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • USA,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Political Science / Public Policy,
  • Water-supply,
  • Groundwater,
  • Water consumption,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8611423M
ISBN 101559632232
ISBN 109781559632232

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