Footnotes for Unit 8 - Water Resources
- U.S. Geological Survey, "The Water Cycle: Evapotranspiration,"
- Bridget R. Scanlon et al., "Global Impacts of Conversions from Natural to Agricultural Ecosystems on Water Resources: Quantity
Water Resources Research, vol. 43, W43407 (2007).
- Jonathan Harr,
A Civil Action (New York: Random House, 1995). For a retrospective on the case (including the hydrologic evidence) by a local journalist
who covered it, see Dan Kennedy, "Take Two," The Boston Phoenix, January 1–8, 1998,
- Thomas J. Feeley and Massoud Ramezan, "Electric Utilities and Water: Emerging Issues and R&D Needs,"
http://www.netl.doe.gov/technologies/coalpower/ewr/pubs/WEF%20Paper%20Final%20header_1.pdf, p. 2.
- United Nations Environment Programme, GEO: Global Environment Outlook 3 (London: Earthscan, 2002), pp. 150–177,
- For a map of the world's 114 largest watersheds, see World Conservation Union, "Watersheds of the World,"
- World Water Council, "Water at a Glance,"
- World Water Council, "Evolution of water withdrawals and consumption since 1900,"
- World Health Organization, "Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene Links to Health: Facts and Figures,"
- Leonard F. Konikov and Eloise Kendy, "Groundwater Depletion: A Global Problem,”"
Hydrogeology Journal, vol. 13 (2005), p. 317.
- Texas Water Development Board, 2007 Draft State Water Plan,
http://www.twdb.state.tx.us/publications/reports/State_Water_Plan/2007/Draft_2007SWP.htm, p. 3.
- University of California Cooperative Extension, "Irrigation Management Water Quality FAQs,"
- Sujay S. Kaushal et al., "Increased Salinization of Fresh Water in the Northeastern United States,"
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 102, September 20, 2005, p. 13517.
- National Research Council,
Clean Coastal Waters: Understanding and Reducing the Effects of Nutrient Pollution (Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2000).
- World Health Organization, Emerging Issues In Water and Infectious Disease (Geneva, 2003),
http://www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/emerging/emerging.pdf (quote on page 7).
- For an example, see New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, "Seven Total Maximum Daily Loads for Total Coliform
To Address Shellfish-Impaired Waters in Watershed Management Area 17, Lower Delaware Water Region," February 21, 2006,
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, "List of Drinking Water Contaminants & MCLs,"
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, "State Actions Banning MTBE (Statewide),"
- U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy,
An Ocean Blueprint for the 21st Century (2004),
http://www.oceancommission.gov/welcome.html; Pew Commission on Ocean Policy,
America’s Living Oceans: Charting a Course for Sea Change (2003),
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