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The atlas of water : mapping the world's most critical resource / Maggie Black and Jannet King ; foreword by Margaret Catley-Carlson.

Black, Maggie, 1945- (Author). King, Jannet. (Added Author). Clarke, Robin T., 1934- Atlas of water. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kirtland Community College Library G 1046 .C3 C5 2009 30541344 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780520259348
  • ISBN: 0520259343
  • Physical Description: 1 atlas (128 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
First ed. (2004) by Robin Clarke and Jannet King.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 120-125) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The global water pot -- Water shortage -- Rising demand -- Dwindling supply -- Competition and conflict -- Climate change -- Urbanization -- Altered flows -- Draining wetlands -- Drylands and droughts -- Floods -- Water for drinking -- Water for sanitation -- Water at home -- Water and disease -- Disease vectors -- Water for food -- Dispossession by water -- Irrigation -- Water for industry -- Water for energy -- Water for fisheries -- Transport and leisure -- Water for sale -- Water pollutants -- Water pollution -- Damaged waterways -- Threatened ecologies -- Millennium development goals -- Treaties and obligations -- Deepening co-operation -- Managing water -- Water footprint -- Water at a price -- Technological fixes.
Subject: Water-supply > Maps.
Water quality > Maps.
Groundwater > Maps.
Water resources development > Maps.
Water conservation > Maps.
Water > Pollution > Maps.
Water

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