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Climate change in water utility planning

David Noble Yates

Climate change in water utility planning

decision analytic approaches

by David Noble Yates

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Published by Water Research Foundation in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply,
  • Water utilities,
  • Planning,
  • Climatic changes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 75-78).

    Statementprepared by David Yates and Kathleen MIller ; jointly sponsored by Water Research Foundation and University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
    ContributionsMiller, Kathleen A., Water Research Foundation, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD353 .Y38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25035854M
    ISBN 101605731226
    ISBN 109781605731223
    LC Control Number2011420796
    OCLC/WorldCa696014485

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