Water Resources

  • Elias Salameh
  • Musa Shteiwi
  • Marwan Al Raggad
Part of the World Water Resources book series (WWR, volume 1)


The development of the different social and economic sectors during the last six decades has been accompanied by increasing water extraction and use. Therefore two types of water situations have to be differentiated:
  • Pre-development water situation and

  • Actual water situation


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elias Salameh
    • 1
  • Musa Shteiwi
    • 1
  • Marwan Al Raggad
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for Strategic Studies, University of JordanAmmanJordan
  2. 2.Water, Energy and Environment CenterUniversity of JordanAmmanJordan

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