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The Resource Introduction to water in California, David Carle

Introduction to water in California, David Carle

Label
Introduction to water in California
Title
Introduction to water in California
Statement of responsibility
David Carle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carle, David
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TD224.C3
LC item number
C3723 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
California natural history guides
Series volume
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Hydrology
  • Water-supply
Label
Introduction to water in California, David Carle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-244) and index
Contents
Introduction : water web : connected Californians -- Tapping into a planetary cycle -- A great water wheel -- The vital molecule -- "Normal" weather : anything but "average" -- Droughts -- Floods -- California water landscape -- Pristine waterscape -- Groundwater -- Hydrologic regions -- North Coast region -- Sacramento River region -- North Lahontan region -- San Francisco Bay region -- San Joaquin River region -- Central Coast region -- Tulare Lake region -- South Lahontan region -- South Coast region -- Colorado River region -- The distribution system -- Expanding watersheds -- The state water project -- The central valley project -- Colorado River delivery systems -- The Los Angeles aqueduct -- The Hetch Hetchy aqueduct -- The Mokelumne aqueduct -- The North Bay -- Challenges to California water management -- Extinction is forever -- A thirsty garden -- The Salton Sea -- Animals impacts -- Beneath your feet -- Out of sight, out of control -- Can you drink the water? -- Giardia -- Mass medication -- The bottled-water phenomenon -- The problem is us -- Where does your dog go? -- Unchecked growth : messing with the cycle -- Meeting the challenges : California's water future -- The public trust -- Restoration -- CALFED -- The debate over dams -- Build more behemoths? -- Off-stream dams? -- Raise existing dams? -- Raze existing dams? -- Storage in the bank -- Transfers : water as a commodity -- Short-cutting the cycle -- Squeezing the sponge -- Clean water -- Lemonade from lemons -- What future do you choose? -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Historical timeline -- Agencies and organizations
Control code
52902625
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xv, 261 p.
Isbn
9780520240865
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003061246
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
Label
Introduction to water in California, David Carle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-244) and index
Contents
Introduction : water web : connected Californians -- Tapping into a planetary cycle -- A great water wheel -- The vital molecule -- "Normal" weather : anything but "average" -- Droughts -- Floods -- California water landscape -- Pristine waterscape -- Groundwater -- Hydrologic regions -- North Coast region -- Sacramento River region -- North Lahontan region -- San Francisco Bay region -- San Joaquin River region -- Central Coast region -- Tulare Lake region -- South Lahontan region -- South Coast region -- Colorado River region -- The distribution system -- Expanding watersheds -- The state water project -- The central valley project -- Colorado River delivery systems -- The Los Angeles aqueduct -- The Hetch Hetchy aqueduct -- The Mokelumne aqueduct -- The North Bay -- Challenges to California water management -- Extinction is forever -- A thirsty garden -- The Salton Sea -- Animals impacts -- Beneath your feet -- Out of sight, out of control -- Can you drink the water? -- Giardia -- Mass medication -- The bottled-water phenomenon -- The problem is us -- Where does your dog go? -- Unchecked growth : messing with the cycle -- Meeting the challenges : California's water future -- The public trust -- Restoration -- CALFED -- The debate over dams -- Build more behemoths? -- Off-stream dams? -- Raise existing dams? -- Raze existing dams? -- Storage in the bank -- Transfers : water as a commodity -- Short-cutting the cycle -- Squeezing the sponge -- Clean water -- Lemonade from lemons -- What future do you choose? -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Historical timeline -- Agencies and organizations
Control code
52902625
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xv, 261 p.
Isbn
9780520240865
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003061246
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps

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