Sources for Further Study

Berner, Elizabeth K., and Robert A. Berner. Global Environment: Water, Air, and Geochemical Cycles. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice Hall, 1996. Cycles of the major chemical components of water, air, rocks, and life are discussed as they occur naturally and as they are disturbed by humans.

Moore, J. W. Balancing the Needs of Water Use. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1989. Reviews components of the water use cycle and, to a lesser extent, the hydrologic cycle. Requirements of various water users are examined, such as natural fish and wildlife populations, water storage, agriculture, forestry, and municipalities.

Viessman, Warren Jr., and Gary L. Lewis. Introduction to Hydrology. 4th ed. Glenview, Ill.: HarperCollins, 1995. Covers development, management, and protection of water resources. Accessible to students but also useful for water scientists and engineers.

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