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Flood risk management and the American river basin : an evaluation

Author: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Flood Control Alternatives in the American River Basin.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides comments on technical issues, including a review report - "American River Watershed Investigation", and looks beyond the Sacramento case to questions about the nation's approach to flood  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Flood Control Alternatives in the American River Basin.
ISBN: 030905334X 9780309053341
OCLC Number: 33400333
Description: xii, 235 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: 1 FRONT MATTER; 2 SUMMARY; 3 1 INTRODUCTION; 4 2 IDENTIFICATION AND EVALUATION OF ALTERNATIVES; 5 3 ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES; 6 4 RISK METHODOLOGY; 7 5 FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT BEHIND LEVEES; 8 6 FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE AMERICAN RIVER AND THE UNITED STATES; 9 7 FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS; 10 REFERENCES; 11 A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS; 12 B GUIDE TO ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS
Responsibility: Committee on Flood Control Alternatives in the American River Basin, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council.

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