A Little Dam Problem

Author: Jim Jones
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780870046025
Size: 79.33 MB
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The story reads much like those old western movies where a powerful landowner grabs up all of the water resources, depriving sodbuster families of the precious resource. The book opens a window into the real world of government and politics

Highest Moral Standards

Author: Bryan Ulrich
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1329746902
Size: 60.72 MB
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There's a small dam just upstream of the dam we're designing. What is the
purpose of that dam? Couldn't we ... Our dam will cause the complete inundation
of this little dam, and therefore, it will present us with no problems in the future”. "
Well ...

The Snail Darter And The Dam

Author: Zygmunt Jan Broel Plater
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300195265
Size: 46.13 MB
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This book offers a detailed account of the six-year crusade against a pork-barrel project that made no economic sense and was flawed from the start. In reality TVA’s project was designed for recreation and real estate development.

Dam Nation

Author: Stephen Grace
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 076278587X
Size: 76.92 MB
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Dam Nation looks first to the past, to the stories of the California gold rush and the earliest attempts by men to shape the landscape and tame it, takes us to the “Great American Desert” and the settlement of the west under the theory ...

The Snail Darter And The Dam

Author: Zygmunt J. B. Plater
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300173245
Size: 41.49 MB
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How Pork-Barrel Politics Endangered a Little Fish and Killed a River Zygmunt
J. B. Plater ... Or ifInterior issues authoritative regulations interpreting the law as
nonretroactive, that would immediately lead to a motion for rehearing in the court
 ...

Hydrology And Water Resources A Syllabus Of References

Author: U.S. National Committee for the International Hydrological Decade. Work Group on Education and Training
Publisher: National Academies
ISBN:
Size: 63.44 MB
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9) Adverse effects and special problems of flood- control programs: irreversibility
of water -development decisions on changing flow regimens, inundation of
aesthetic and historic features, fluctuating shorelines of reservoirs, big dam- little
dam ...

The Pond Lovers

Author: Gene Logsdon
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820324692
Size: 29.22 MB
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One day as we sat on the bridge we had built across our creek right above a little
waterfall dam we had thrown up with rocks, we ... To alleviate the problem, I
shoveled dirt and gravel up against the rocks so that the fish could not drift into
them.

The Nation Looks At Its Resources

Author: Henry Jarrett
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317335031
Size: 15.11 MB
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I have heard so much argument about multiple-purpose dams, and the
headwaters, and saving the different resources of the ... But every time you turn
around in this conservation problem you run into the question of water. ... Maybe
there is more froth and fury than there is good sense in all this argument as to
whether we should have a great dam down in front of Kansas City, or a little dam
up in the Blue ...