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Water policy in Israel : context, issues and options

Author: Nir Becker
Publisher: Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, ©2013.
Series: Global issues in water policy, v.4.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book deals with water policy in Israel. It offers a detailed examination of the main sources of Israel's water, its principle consumers, the gap between supply and demand, and the complex, contentious work of analyzing and devising the nation's water management and use policies. Water Policy in Israel is arranged in five broad sections: The dynamics of moving from one policy era to another; Supply management;  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Becker, Nir.
Water Policy in Israel : Context, Issues and Options.
Dordrecht : Springer, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nir Becker
ISBN: 9789400759114 9400759118 940075910X 9789400759107
OCLC Number: 828302718
Description: 1 online resource (300 pages).
Contents: ch. 1: Introduction --
ch. 2: The four eras of Israeli water policies --
ch. 3: Israel's water policy 1980s-2000s: Advocacy coalitions, policy stalemate, and policy change --
ch. 4: Water in agriculture --
ch. 5: Rehabilitating Israel's streams and rivers --
ch. 6: Wastewater supply management --
ch. 7: Desalination in Israel --
ch. 8: Groundwater management in Israel --
ch. 9: Market-based regulations on water users --
ch. 10: Policies for water demand management in Israel --
ch. 11: Water quality assessment and management of Lake Kinneret water resources: Results and challenges. --
ch. 12: The Red Sea-Dead Sea conveyance feasibility study, 2008-2012 --
ch. 13: Impacts of changes in regional rainfall-distribution patters on winter agriculture in Israel --
ch. 14: A state of uncertainty regarding the impact of future global climate calls for creating groundwater storage in order to ensure a safe supply of water for Israel --
ch. 15: Basin management in the context of Israel and the Palestine authority --
ch. 16: The international hydro-political policies of Israel --
ch. 17: The Water Authority --
The impetus of its establishment, its objectives, accomplishments, and the challenges facing it --
ch. 18: Summary and concluding words.
Series Title: Global issues in water policy, v.4.
Responsibility: Nir Becker, editor.

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