By H. van Duivendijk,B. Schultz,C.-J. van Westen
The court cases of the Symposium at global Water Day, 2001 presents a dialogue of dams and dikes. a variety of audio system thought of the advantages and disadvantages of dams, and there was discussion approximately why it really is that individuals are opposed to dams in particular occasions, and the way such events should be resolved. suggestions are steered to such controversies. These complaints comprise the entire textual content of the presentations. they are going to be a useful resource for decision-makers and planners of destiny tasks. This paintings highlights the overseas nature of those vital hydraulic engineering strucures and either their expertise and social implications.
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Dams and Dikes in Development: Proceedings of the Symposium, World Water Day, 22 March 2001 by H. van Duivendijk,B. Schultz,C.-J. van Westen