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Ground water and future supply

Conference on Ground Water (21st 1997 Sacramento, Calif.)

Ground water and future supply

proceedings of the twenty-first biennial conference on ground water, September 15-16, 1997, Sacramento, California

by Conference on Ground Water (21st 1997 Sacramento, Calif.)

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Published by Centers for Water and Wildland Resources, University of California in [Davis, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Groundwater -- California -- Congresses.,
    • Groundwater flow -- California -- Congresses.,
    • Water-supply -- California -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesProceedings of the Twentieth Biennial Conference on Ground Water, September 15-16, 1997, Sacramento, California
      Statementeditors, Johannes J. DeVries, Jeff Woled ; sponsored by California Department of Water Resources ... [et al.].
      SeriesWater Resources Center report ;, no. 95
      ContributionsDeVries, Johannes J., Woled, Jeff., California. Dept. of Water Resources., University of California (System). Centers for Water and Wildland Resources.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsIN PROCESS (COPIED) (lccopycat)
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 268 p. :
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL82267M
      LC Control Number99187778
      OCLC/WorldCa40759615

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      But fresh water falling on land doesn't mix as well with salt water because it isn't churned with waves. Upconing When the fresh ground water is consumed at a more rapid pace than the freshwater lens thins, the denser salt water will move to fill the empty pores. Assessing your ground water resources, whether for future or existing projects, will save you money and headaches in the future. Knowing the state of your ground water supply will also keep you ready to wisely capitalize on future expansion opportunities that may present themselves.

        The global water crisis has many causes, requiring many different solutions. As billion people live in areas of water scarcity, these solutions must span policy, technology, and behaviour Author: Rosie Spinks. There is a lot of discussion in the water world about One Water. This integrated water management approach asks us to think expansively about how water is used in our communities and to acknowledge the co-benefits of different approaches by collectively examining costs, water supply benefit, environmental impact, equity, and other factors.


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