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Dam Nation: How Water Shaped the West and Will Determine Its Future Cover Image
ISBN: 9780762770656
Availability: Special Order
Published: Globe Pequot - June 1st, 2012

This eloquently written novel explores the history of water. Controversial territory such as how Powell's idea of creating communities around watersheds was ignored is discussed. The book goes on to describe the affects of decisions made regarding the allocation of water, current mitigation and conservation efforts, and where the future of water is bound.