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Economic development and environmental quality in California"s water system

by Zach Willey

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Published by Institute of Governmental Studies, University of California, Berkeley in [Berkeley] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.,
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Water-supply -- Government policy -- California.,
    • Water resources development -- Government policy -- California.,
    • Water quality management -- Government policy -- California.,
    • Industrial water supply -- California -- Finance -- Planning.,
    • Water-supply, Agricultural -- California -- Finance -- Planning.,
    • Municipal water supply -- California -- Finance -- Planning.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementZach Willey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1694.C2 W53 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 73 p. ;
      Number of Pages73
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2856569M
      ISBN 100877723028
      LC Control Number84019117
      OCLC/WorldCa11089535

      deteriorating infrastructure, economic development, demographic change, and rising environmental quality expectations. Investments in water security and economic growth are interlinked. There are feedback cycles between vulnerability and exposure to water risks, and water-related limits to economic . Dec 01,  · Goals / Objectives With continued population growth and increased demand for water, mainly by the domestic sector and environmental sectors on the one hand, and deteriorating quality of water and variability of water supply due to also climate change, fresh water resources become a real constraint to economic development, and in many cases also lead to environmental pollution and .

      Modeling Economics of California Water; Modeling Economics of California Water. Environment and Development Economics 15(3)() T. Harter, S. Hatchett, N. Ruud, and S. Burke. "Economically Driven Simulation of Regional Water Systems: Friant-Kern, California." Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management (6)()Home Country: Social Sciences and Humanities. Sep 30,  · Given much of California is an arid and/or semi-arid environment, changes in the quantity or quality of the water supply can have major impacts on the already water-stressed sectors, including the environment, agriculture, industry, and municipalities. California's demand for its water resources seems to be exceeding its supply with the current distribution and capacity.

      Indicators can be used to measure progress toward sustainability goals and to measure conditions of particular parts of natural, social, economic, and management systems. The California Water Plan Update has embraced Water Sustainability Indicators as a part of a new way of doing business, where measuring ecosystem, social, economic, and. environment, to ensure public health, environmental quality and economic vitality, by regulating hazardous waste, conducting and overseeing cleanups, and developing and promoting pollution prevention. The State Water Board's mission is to preserve, enhance and restore the quality of California's water.


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