Drought And Natural Resources Management In The United States: Impacts And Implications Of The 1987-89 Drought, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Drought And Natural Resources Management In The United States

Impacts And Implications Of The 1987-89 Drought, 1st Edition

By William E. Riebsame

Routledge

174 pages

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Description

This book aims to diagnose the 1987–89 drought and to draw a prognosis and prescription for the future management of climate-sensitive natural resources–management that can reduce the impacts of droughts and other climate fluctuations in United States.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. A Climatological Perspective of the 1987–89 Drought 3. National Drought Vulnerability 4. Drought, Barges, and Diversion in the Mississippi Basin 5. Drought and Dryland Agriculture in North Dakota 6. Drought-Induced Water Supply Problems at Atlanta 7. Drought and Ecosystem Management: The Yellowstone Fires 8. Managing Drought in the U.S.: Problems and Solutions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General