Water supply and demand
The quantities of water resources in an area that are easily available and the amount of water that is needed for all uses.
Drought watch Pacific Northwest states: Washington, Oregon, Idaho [ More info] Drought water homepage with links to maps showing streamflow conditions, drought definitions, resources, publications, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
Effects of climate change and land use on water resources in the Upper Colorado River Basin [ More info] Information from climate model forecasts, projections of future flows, paleoclimatic indicators, timing of snowmelt, airborne dust, and the effects on vegetation of troublesome pest species indicate the nature and severity of problems looming.
Effects of land use on water quality in Michigan [ More info] Links to projects that provide information on the relation of land use to water quality, sources of pollutants, or trends in water quality.
Effects of wastewater on forested wetlands [ More info] Study of the effects of the practice of cycling municipal nutrient-enriched wastewater from holding ponds through forested wetlands. Studies were in the Cypiere Perdue Swamp, Louisiana, and the Drummond Bog, Wisconsin.
Endocrine Disruption Found in Fish Exposed to Municipal Wastewater [ More info] Research findings and examples of application to real problems--cause and potential effects of wastewater on fish in streams is explored.
Environmental processes that affect mineral deposits in the Eastern United States [ More info] Studies in Eastern United States on massive sulfide deposits in Maine, Vermont, Great Smoky Mountains, and Virginia to assess potential environmental impacts.
Estimated freshwater withdrawals in Oklahoma [ More info] Freshwater withdrawal estimates for Oklahoma by source and category. Withdrawal data from ground water and surface water for domestic, commercial and agricultural use.
Geothermal industry temperature profiles from the Great Basin [ More info] Subsurface temperature, well temperature, and well data of geothermal resources in the Great Basin.
Glossary of water-use terminology [ More info] Dictionary of terms associated with water use from the publication: Estimated Use of water in the United States in 1990.
Great Lakes assessment of water availability and use [ More info] Information about basin storage, historical changes, and consumptive water use for manages and planners to use to develop policies for efficient and sustainable water use.
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