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We designed this research guide to introduce you to the study of water. You'll find the reference books, search tools, and other resources you need to start your research.
Provides an overview of approximately 250 projects, legislation, legal cases, people, and organizations that have shaped the development of waterways in the United States over the past 150 years. This volume meets the needs of readers who need to know how present-day water problems came about, the impact of legislation and court decisions on the development of water resources, and what U.S. experts are proposing be done to preserve this basic component of the environment.
Provides effective concepts and procedures in environmental water science and engineering. Unveils a wide spectrum of design concepts, methods, and solutions for enhanced performance of water quality, treatment, conservation, and irrigation methods, as well as improved water efficiency in industrial, municipal, and agricultural programs. Also includes coverage of streams and lakes as well as many regional case studies.