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Title Harry E. Schwarz and the development of water resources and environmental planning : planning methods in an era of challenge and change / edited with an introduction and commentary by David C. Major.

Publication Info. Alexandria, VA : IWR Press, [2010].
[Washington, D.C.] : [For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office], [2010]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Archives Fed Docs  D 103.2:W 31/21    ---  Available
Description x, 442 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Maass-White Library series in water planning and management
IWR Maass-White series.
Note Shipping list no.: 2017-0284-P.
Printed and bound by the U.S. Government Printing Office.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-347) and index.
Contents Introduction: The purpose and plan of the volume -- Harry E. Schwarz: personal biography -- The engineering background: water planning, hydrology, computers, and the Corps of Engineers from WWII to 1960 -- The development of planning methods: the Potomac study, the Susquehanna, and the Harvard Water Program -- New planning methods: the North Atlantic Regional (NAR) study -- The Northeastern United States water supply study -- Reflections on water and environmental planning -- New challenges: water quality, climate change and water supply, and groundwater contamination -- The university and overseas -- Overview and perspectives: Harry E. Schwarz and the development of water resources and environmental planning --Appendix 1. Personal chronology ("This personal chronology was prepared by Schwarz late in his career") -- Appendix 2. Bibliography ("This bibliography was prepared by Schwarz later in his career; minor changes have been made by the Editor for consistency") -- Appendix 3. List of personal memoirs and reminiscences -- Appendix 4. Engineer Profile: Interview with Harry E. Schwarz -- Appendix 5. Biographical sketches: Arthur Maass and Gilbert F. White.
Note "2010 David C. Major. Copyright is claimed in Chapters 1, 2, 10 and the Introductions to Chapters 3-9. Other copyrighted materials are used with permission, as described in the Acknowledgements."--Title page verso.
Subject Schwarz, Harry E. -- Interviews.
Institute for Water Resources (U.S.) -- History.
Water resources development -- United States -- History.
Water-supply -- United States -- Planning -- History.
Schwarz, Harry E.
Schwarz, Harry E. (OCoLC)fst00048685
Institute for Water Resources (U.S.) (OCoLC)fst00730274
Water resources development. (OCoLC)fst01171955
Water-supply -- Planning. (OCoLC)fst01172409
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Interviews. (OCoLC)fst01423832
Added Author Major, David C., editor.
U.S. Army Engineer Institute for Water Resources, issuing body.
Added Title Planning methods in an era of challenge and change
ISBN 0984590803
Standard No. NLGGC 357545168
Gpo Item No. 0337
Sudoc No. D 103.2:W 31/21

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