Marie Michael Library

Title

Liquid assets: The critical need to safeguard freshwater ecosystems

Author

Postel, Sandra; Mastney, Lisa, ed.

Description

By taking advantage of the work that watersheds and freshwater ecosystems perform naturally, cities and rural areas can achieve goals at a fraction of the cost of conventional technological alternatives. But because commercial markets and governments are failing to protect them, they are being lost at a rapid rate.

File No

WWI-P170

Agency

Worldwatch Institute

Date

July, 2005

Subject(s)

Freshwater ecology, Watershed management, Ecosystem management

Pages

78