TITLE

Squeezing the deserts dry

AUTHOR(S)
Charles, Dan
PUB. DATE
September 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;9/14/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1786, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the impact of the passage of the Groundwater Management Act in 1980 on Arizona's water-supply. Promotion of water conservation; Shrinkage of the underground reservoir; Effect of water shortage on the economy; Implication of an increase in water prices for farmers; Decline in water table.
ACCESSION #
10555440

 

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