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Interbasin transfers of water; economic issues and impacts [by] Charles W. Howe and K. William Easter.

; Easter, K. William ; Resources for the Future
Baltimore, Published for Resources for the Future by Johns Hopkins Press [1971] .
ISBN 9780801812064, 0801812062

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Other Authors Easter, K. William.
Resources for the Future.
Subjects Bassins hydrographiques -- États-Unis.
Hydrographie -- Aspect économique -- États-Unis.
Hydrographie -- États-Unis.
United States, West.
Water resources development -- West (U.S.)
Water resources development.
Description xiv, 196 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-187).
Summary Discusses large-scale transfers of river basin waters in terms of regional demands, and alternative means to meet these demands. Analysis of the key economic issues relating to such transfers.
Contents Introduction -- The Economic Evaluation of Interbasin Transfers of Water: Conceptual Framework -- Direct and Secondary Water Benefits: Studies of the Benefits from Water in Agriculture -- Long-Term Regional Impacts and National Benefits of an Interbasin Transfer -- The Direct Costs of Interbasin Transfers and Their Alternatives -- Indirect Costs: The Long-Run Impacts of Expanding Irrigation on Other Regions -- Summary and Conclusions
Geographic Area West (U.S.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)155099
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Howe, Charles W., 1931-
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