Hydrology and Water Supply

  • Nathan Buras
Part of the Water Science and Technology Library book series (WSTL, volume 46)


Water: One of the simplest compounds in Nature: two hydrogen atoms combined with one oxygen atom. This minute, inaudible, odorless and texture free particle of no particular tang determined human destiny. Civilization evolved at the confluence of rivers. In all places, through all time, water has directed man’s livelihood, success, economy and community. As a natural force water is powerful.1


Total Dissolve Solid Land Subsidence Seawater Intrusion Total Dissolve Solid Concentration Aquifer Storage 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nathan Buras
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  1. 1.University of ArizonaUSA

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