Groundwater in the Western Hemisphere

Document properties

Title
Groundwater in the Western Hemisphere
Author
United Nations
Year of publication
1976
Publisher
Department of Economic and Social Affairs,, Naural Resources/ Water Series no. 4 sales #E.76.II.A.16
URL
IGRAC code
AME-2
Document type
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Summary
Editor
-
Language
-
Journal
-
Institution
-
Regions
  • Cayman Islands (CYM)
  • Belize (BLZ)
  • Bahamas (BHS)
  • British Virgin Islands (VGB)
  • Guatemala (GTM)
  • Peru (PER)
  • Brazil (BRA)
  • Aruba (ABW)
  • Canada (CAN)
  • Costa Rica (CRI)
  • Argentina (ARG)
  • Jamaica (JAM)
  • Nicaragua (NIC)
  • Guadeloupe (GLP)
  • Venezuela (VEN)
  • French Guiana (GUF)
  • Anguilla (AIA)
  • Mexico (MEX)
  • El Salvador (SLV)
  • Uruguay (URY)
  • Chile (CHL)
  • Barbados (BRB)
  • Honduras (HND)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (TTO)
Themes
  • Climate (and groundwater) - Climate (and groundwater)
  • GW Quality - Other
  • Aquifer Characteristics - Aquifer type
  • GW Quality - Nitrate
  • Institutional Setting - Institutional Setting
  • GW Resource Management - GW Resource Management
  • Pollution Sources - Domestic Sewage
  • GW Quantity - Aquifer Productivity
  • GW Quality - Chloride
  • Aquifer Characteristics - Lithology
  • Groundwater Problems - Aquifer Depletion
  • GW Quality - Pollution
  • Groundwater Problems - Saline Intrusion
  • Groundwater Problems - Land Subsidence
  • GW Quantity - Groundwater Abstraction
  • GW Quantity - Groundwater Recharge
  • Groundwater Problems - Other GW Problems

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