Urban Water Resources

  1. W.C. Ackermann
  1. M.B. McPherson

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP006p0031

Hydrospheric Sciences in America: A Bicentennial Review

Hydrospheric Sciences in America: A Bicentennial Review

How to Cite

McPherson, M.B. (1976) Urban Water Resources, in Hydrospheric Sciences in America: A Bicentennial Review (ed W.C. Ackermann), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP006p0031

Author Information

  1. Asce Urban Water Resources Research Program, Marblehead, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118637449

Online ISBN: 9781118668641

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Keywords:

  • Balkanized governments;
  • Communitarianism;
  • Economic and social considerations;
  • Giant step;
  • Hydrologic complexity;
  • Orphan, revisited;
  • Urban water resources

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Urbanization Growth

  • Urban Hydrology

  • Balkanized Governments

  • Hydrologic Complexity

  • Economic and Social Considerations

  • The Giant Step

  • The Orphan, Revisited

  • onclusions

  • Acknowledgments