The Resource Water, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor

Water, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor

Label
Water
Title
Water
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Debates the issue of water resources
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.6/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD348
LC item number
.W377 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Langwith, Jacqueline
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Water resources development
  • Water quality
Target audience
adult
Label
Water, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What are the major issues affecting water resources? Global warming threatens massive sea level rise / James Hansen ; Sea levels will not rise because of global warming/ Nils-Axel Mörner, as told to Gregory Murphy ; Agriculture threatens water quality / Marc Ribaudo and Robert Johansson ; Agriculture can benefit the environment and water quality / American Farmland Trust ; Invasive species are a major threat to the Great Lakes / Andy Buchsbaum ; Not all invasive species are bad / Alan Burdick -- Is there a water crisis? Water scarcity is creating a global food crisis / Fred Pearce ; Water scarcity is exaggerated / Jonathan Chenoweth ; Armed conflicts will arise over water security / Alex Stonehill ; Armed conflicts will not arise over water scarcity / Andrew Biro ; Desalination is an important part of the solution to California's water crisis / Peter MacLaggan ; Desalination should not play a major role in helping to solve water problems / Phil Dickie -- How should water resources be managed? Transferring water from agricultural to urban use is beneficial / Robert Glennon ; The impacts of water transfer on rural communities must be considered / Tyler McMahon and Matthew Reuer ; Water privatization is a good idea / Fredrik Segerfeldt ; Water privatization is a bad idea / Wenonah Hauter ; The Great Lakes Compact is a success / Noah D. Hall ; The Great Lakes Compact is flawed / Mark S. Squillace -- Is drinking water safe? Fluoridation of public drinking water is beneficial / Brian Dunning ; Fluoridation of public drinking water is not beneficial and can be harmful / Donald W. Miller ; Bottled water is safe / International Bottled Water Association ; Bottled water may be harmful / Olga Naidenko ... [et al.]
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9780737745474
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009022929
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn317921744
  • (OCoLC)317921744
Label
Water, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What are the major issues affecting water resources? Global warming threatens massive sea level rise / James Hansen ; Sea levels will not rise because of global warming/ Nils-Axel Mörner, as told to Gregory Murphy ; Agriculture threatens water quality / Marc Ribaudo and Robert Johansson ; Agriculture can benefit the environment and water quality / American Farmland Trust ; Invasive species are a major threat to the Great Lakes / Andy Buchsbaum ; Not all invasive species are bad / Alan Burdick -- Is there a water crisis? Water scarcity is creating a global food crisis / Fred Pearce ; Water scarcity is exaggerated / Jonathan Chenoweth ; Armed conflicts will arise over water security / Alex Stonehill ; Armed conflicts will not arise over water scarcity / Andrew Biro ; Desalination is an important part of the solution to California's water crisis / Peter MacLaggan ; Desalination should not play a major role in helping to solve water problems / Phil Dickie -- How should water resources be managed? Transferring water from agricultural to urban use is beneficial / Robert Glennon ; The impacts of water transfer on rural communities must be considered / Tyler McMahon and Matthew Reuer ; Water privatization is a good idea / Fredrik Segerfeldt ; Water privatization is a bad idea / Wenonah Hauter ; The Great Lakes Compact is a success / Noah D. Hall ; The Great Lakes Compact is flawed / Mark S. Squillace -- Is drinking water safe? Fluoridation of public drinking water is beneficial / Brian Dunning ; Fluoridation of public drinking water is not beneficial and can be harmful / Donald W. Miller ; Bottled water is safe / International Bottled Water Association ; Bottled water may be harmful / Olga Naidenko ... [et al.]
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Isbn
9780737745474
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009022929
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn317921744
  • (OCoLC)317921744

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