Managing Water Resources in the West Under Conditions of Climate Uncertainty: A Proceedings
National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources, Committee on Climate Uncertainty and Water Resources Management
National Academies Press, Feb 1, 1991 - Science - 358 pages
The question of whether the earth's climate is changing in some significant human-induced way remains a matter of much debate. But the fact that climate is variable over time is well known. These two elements of climatic uncertainty affect water resources planning and management in the American West.