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The World's Water 2008-2009: The Biennial Report on Freshwater… (edition 2008)
by Peter H. Gleick, Meena Palaniappan (Contributor), Mari Morikawa (Contributor), Jason Morrison (Contributor), Heather Cooley (Contributor)
The World's Water 2008-2009: The Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources by Peter H. Gleick
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HYDROLOGY (FRESHWATER). Produced biennially, "The World's Water" provides a timely examination of the key issues surrounding freshwater resources and their use. Each new volume identifies and explains the most significant trends worldwide, and offers the best data available on a variety of topics related to water. The 2008-2009 volume features overview chapters on: water and climate change; water in China; status of the Millennium Development Goals for water; peak water; efficient urban water use; and, business reporting on water..From the world's leading authority on water issues, "The World's Water" is the most comprehensive and up-to-date source of information and analysis on freshwater resources and the political, economic, scientific, and technological issues associated with them. It is an essential reference for water resource professionals in government agencies and nongovernmental organizations, researchers, students, and anyone concerned with water and its use.
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