Water Management in the Yellow River Basin of China

Water Management in the Yellow River Basin of China

by Charles Greer


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780292741041
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 03/01/2012
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

Charles Greer is Associate Professor Emeritus of Geography at Indiana University.

Table of Contents

  • Abbreviations Used
  • Introduction: When the River Runs Clear
  • 1. The Problem of Yellow River Management
  • 2. Historical Management Strategies
  • 3. Early Western Interest in the Yellow River Problem
  • 4. Soviet Assistance in Yellow River Development
  • 5. Reliance on Traditional Methods
  • 6. The New Strategy and Its Implications
  • Appendix 1. Bibliography of Early Articles on the Yellow River Problem
  • Appendix 2. Soil Conservation Priorities, 1946
  • Appendix 3. Critique of the Japanese Plan for Developing the Yellow River
  • Appendix 4. Tributary Development Plans, 1960
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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