Principles of Water Resources: History, Development, Management, and Policy (Hardcover)

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With all new and updated material, the third edition provides civil engineers with a complete history of water availability. It also delves into government development, management, and policy of water usage. New information is included on international water issues, water measurement, and telemetry. Additional details are also presented on global warming and its impact on water resources. In addition, environmental engineers will gain a current understanding of the field through updated case studies and images that make the material more relevant.

About the Author


Thomas V. Cech has been intimately involved in water resources for over 20 years at the local, state, and national levels. He has developed extensive programs and helped shape water policy in the areas of water quality, water rights, endangered species, water development, and water education. He has also taught the water resources course as an adjunct professor at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780470136317
ISBN-10: 0470136316
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Publication Date: August 1st, 2009
Pages: 546
Language: English