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Delta waters : research to support integrated water and environmental management in the lower Mississippi River

Author: National Research Council (U.S.),
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2013.
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"The Water Institute of the Gulf is a not-for-profit, independent research institute dedicated to advancing the understanding of coastal, deltaic, river and water resource systems, both within the Gulf Coast and around the world. Their mission supports the practical application of innovative science and engineering, providing solutions that benefit society. Those who make policy for coastal and deltaic systems, as  Read more...
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Delta waters : research to support integrated water and environmental management in the lower Mississippi River.
Washington, D.C., National Academies Press, 2013
(OCoLC)868146727
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: National Research Council (U.S.),
ISBN: 9780309292177 0309292174
OCLC Number: 868148070
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 116 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Introduction --
Lower River and Deltaic Systems: Common Problems and Challenges --
Strategic Research for Integrated Water and Environmental Management --
Science-Policy analysis: An Emerging Research Frontier --
Research Coordination and Institute Planning --
Comparative international Deltaic Research: Transferring and Applying Knowledge --
References --
Appendixes.
Responsibility: Committee on Strategic Research for Integrated Water Resources Management ; Water Science and Technology Board, Division on Earth and Life Sciences ; National Research Council of the National Academies.
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