662_Lecture 1_Final

How much is enough how much is there how much do we

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Unformatted text preview: Lecture 1: IntroducEon to water resources sustainability •  Learning goals: –  Understand the importance of water in society –  Understand the importance of water sustainability in the face of water scarcity –  Understand Integrated Water Resources Management Casey Brown - Hydrosystems Research Group WILL THERE BE ENOUGH WATER? Casey Brown - Hydrosystems Research Group Readings •  Postel et al., 1996, Human AppropriaEon of Water –  (Do we have enough water?) •  IWMI – 2007, Water for Food, Water for Life –  Water and agriculture •  GWP, 2000, Integrated Water Resources Management –  How we should manage water Casey Brown - Hydrosystems Research Group Reading Summary •  •  •  •  Approximately 1000 word summary Short summary of each paper Draw conclusions or synthesis from the papers Consider the consistencies or inconsistences among the readings Casey Brown - Hydrosystems Research Group Will ther...
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