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    • Water transfer--Case studies
    • Water-supply--Management--Case studies
    • Water consumption--Forecasting--Case studies

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Inter-Basin Water Transfer:
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978-0-521-86969-0 - Inter-Basin Water Transfer: Case Studies from Australia, United States, Canada, China and India - by Fereidoun Ghassemi and Ian White
Index

Index



Aboriginal 38, 39, 64, 177, 178, 390, 394, 395

Acidification 19, 71, 74

Acid rain 305

Acid sulphate soils 72, 74, 123

Action Plan 76, 314

Adelaide 73, 76, 77, 134, 169, 174, 180, 397

Agreement 40, 75, 104, 123, 228, 251, 290, 341, 355

Agricultural 16, 17, 44, 65, 76, 81–3, 94, 122, 171, 183, 206, 224, 232, 242, 296, 304, 305, 386

Agricultural land 13, 15, 107, 126, 207, 228, 240, 247, 284, 325, 328

Agricultural production 96, 107, 110, 122, 216, 235, 264, 387, 388

Agriculture 10, 15, 59, 64, 68, 83, 107, 123, 125, 165, 169, 204, 209, 215, 223, 263, 275, 295, 298, 302, 312, 314, 319, 321, 335, 403

Airborne Laser Scanning 24

Alamo Canal 226, 227

Albany 151, 155, 365

Albany River 276

Alberta 211, 275, 290, 291

Albuquerque 251, 252

ALCAN See Aluminium Company of Canada

Algal 109, 187

Algal bloom 30, 74, 77, 239, 403, 411

Algeria 379

All-American Canal 217, 226–8, 243

Alpine 55, 56, 92, 103–5

Alternative 27, 238, 357

Aluminium Company of Canada 277, 279

Alva B. Adams Tunnel 245

Anadromous fish 231

Andhra Pradesh 331, 340

Aquaculture 72, 109, 110, 313

Aquatic 22, 32, 34, 72, 86, 101, 206, 273, 283, 313, 338

ecosystem 33, 109, 209, 273

species 32, 34, 240, 274

Arable land 14, 15, 19, 53, 62

Arbitration 43

Argyle Diamond Mine 387, 388

Arid 16, 54, 62, 75, 140, 148, 203, 250, 297, 312, 319, 320, 325

Arkansas River 247, 248

Arsenic 64, 326

Artificial recharge 238, 329

Asia 4–6, 169, 314, 387

Asian Development Bank 337

Assam 326

Assessment 23, 25–8, 36, 43, 45, 86, 111, 121, 122, 171, 335, 342

Athabasca River 286, 289

Atlantic Ocean 180, 261

Australia 34, 35, 38, 40, 51, 55, 61, 65, 67, 94, 97, 110, 268, 275, 346, 350, 353, 397

Australian National University 364, 366

Avon Dam 401

Avon River 397

Bailey, Arthur 151

Bangladesh 323, 336

Bank 312, 329, 363, 368

Banking 363

Barrier Ranges and Broken Hill Water Supply Syndicate 191

Barron River 184, 186, 187

Barron Water Resources Plan 187, 188

Bathurst 362, 364

Bay of Bengal 319

Bay of Triton 379–81

Beal, Jack 119

Beck Plan 211

Beijing 296, 297, 300, 301, 307–9, 312

Benefit 22, 23, 27, 35, 77, 83, 84, 102, 105, 110, 111, 116, 122, 123, 126, 147, 171, 237, 249, 276, 290, 292, 312–14, 387, 395, 405, 411

Benthic organism 29

Benthic species 109

BHP See Broken Hill Proprietary Company Limited

Bihar 326, 331

Biodiversity 19, 44, 71

Biota 32, 33

Biskra 379

Black Buck 338

Blainey, Geoffrey 157

Blowering Dam 96

Blue-green-alga 74

Bonneville Unit 255, 256

Boundary Waters Treaty 42, 273, 291, 292

Bowen River 189

Bowen Shire 189

Brackish 110, 151, 177, 215, 238, 253, 329

Bradfield, Bill 362

Bradfield, John, J.C. 125–8, 361

Bradfield Scheme 123, 125, 126, 128, 129, 131, 132, 149

Brahmaputra River 319, 323, 326, 327, 330, 331, 335, 336

Brazil 391

Bridge, Ernie 176, 393

Brine:

discharge 238

disposal 355, 358

Brisbane 361, 362

British 39, 321, 362, 365, 405

Army engineers 321

Columbia 271, 275, 290, 291

Broken Hill 157, 180, 189, 195, 196, 367

Proprietary Company Limited 189, 190, 194

Water Board 194

Water Supply Act 192

Water Supply and Sewerage Act 194

Water Supply Company 192–4

Water Supply Syndicate 191, 192

Broom 170, 393

Burdekin River 125, 126, 128, 129, 188, 189

Burrinjuck Dam 361

Cairns 184, 186–8

CALFED 235, 236

CALFED-Bay Delta Program 229–31, 351

California 30, 38, 202, 204, 205, 207–9, 215

Aqueduct 224, 290

Bay-Delta Authority 232

Bay-Delta Program 240

Development Company 226

Irrigation Management Information System 235

Seven Party Agreement 241

Urban Water Conservation Council 236

Water Code 229

Water Plan 216, 229, 240

Water Resources Development Bound Act 224

Canada 38, 209, 211, 261, 349, 351

Canada Water Act 272

Caniapiscau River 280

Canning Basin 393

Cap 76–8, 87

Capacity 240, 300, 309, 323, 384, 398

Captain Arthur Lawley 370

Captain Dasture 331

Captain François Elie Roudaire 379

Captain James Stirling 151

Cardinia Reservoir 403

Cataract Dam 361, 401

Cataract River 397

Cauvery River 331, 340

Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal 340

C-BT Project See Colorado-Big Thompson Project

CeNAWP See Central North American Water Project

Central Arizona Project 99, 242

Central North American Water Project 284, 286

Central Utah Project 243, 253, 254, 256, 351

Central Utah Project Completion Act 255, 256

Central Utah Water Conservancy District 255, 256

Central Valley 201, 208, 211, 233

Central Valley Project 216, 217, 222, 224, 231–3, 246, 348

Central Valley Project Improvement Act 223, 232, 351

Chaffy, George 226

Chambal River 341

Charles H. Boustead Tunnel 247

Chemicals 74, 266, 273, 275, 303, 313, 325, 394

Chenab River 331

Chennai 330, 331, 338

Cherrapunjee 321

Chhattisgarh 340

Chicago Diversion 281

Chicago River 281

Chiefly, Ben 92, 95, 362, 366, 368

Chiefly, Patrick 362

China 7, 9, 13, 19, 22, 270, 295, 319, 345, 349, 352, 357

Chott Melrhir 379

Chott Rharsa 379

Churchill Falls 270

Churchill-Nelson Diversion 279, 346, 349

Churchill River 270, 279, 285, 286, 289

Clarence River 107, 109–11, 113, 117, 121–3

Clean Water Act 206

Climate 54, 83, 92, 131, 139, 140, 215, 262, 270, 295, 297, 320, 379

Climate change 12, 13, 24, 25, 56, 81, 82, 86, 87, 166, 167, 208, 209, 216, 230, 239, 265, 270, 305, 316, 326, 330, 402

Cloud seeding 104, 239, 257, 355

Coachella Canal 217, 228, 236

Coachella Valley 226, 227

COAG See Council of the Australian Governments

Coffey, David, D. 117

Colonel Robert Bradford Marshall 223

Colorado 207, 244, 249

Colorado-Big Thompson Project 243, 244, 246, 247

Colorado River 99, 211, 216–8, 226, 228, 232, 247, 250, 253

Aqueduct 217, 226, 229, 243, 348

Basin 209, 210, 240, 285

Basin Project Act 242

Basin Salinity Control Act 242

Basin Salinity Control Program 242

Compact 42, 240, 355

Salinity 242

Colorado Springs 248

Colorado Water Conservation Board 249, 250

Columbia River 211, 286

Commonwealth Bank 363

Communist Party 364

Community 76, 85, 86, 101, 102, 105, 107, 110, 121–3, 167, 168, 171, 236, 237, 257, 301, 314, 327, 338, 340, 343, 394, 403

Compensation 43, 212, 284, 314, 328

Condenser 151

Conflict 27, 34, 39, 40, 43, 85, 212, 213, 242, 276, 290, 314, 328, 343, 355, 406

Conjunctive:

use 24, 256, 257, 329, 338, 354

management 209, 229, 237, 238, 354

water management program 238

Conservation 31, 73, 83, 102, 107, 109, 215, 220, 225, 234, 244, 249, 254, 256, 272, 284, 406

Consumptive use 186, 206

Contaminant 26, 74, 206, 217, 230, 266

Contamination 74, 109, 252, 265, 303, 325, 326

Continental Divide 201, 244, 245, 247, 251

Coolgardie 151, 153, 160, 369

Coolgardie Goldfields Water Supply:

Construction Bill 157

Loan Bill 153, 162, 164

Cooper Creek 126, 129, 134, 140, 141

Copi Hollow 197, 415

Cordeaux Dam 401

Cordeaux River 397

Corporatisation 101, 102

Cost 23, 26, 27, 61, 78, 81, 84, 96, 102–5, 107, 111, 113, 116, 119, 122, 123, 146, 155, 170, 178, 208, 210, 211, 217, 220, 227, 237, 274, 281, 284–6, 288, 290, 301, 307, 308, 311, 312, 314, 322, 325, 327, 329, 335, 336, 338, 341, 379, 387, 402

Cost-benefit 37, 116, 117, 121, 123, 149, 290, 338, 342, 387, 406

Cost effective 34, 113, 215, 236, 342, 357, 402

Cotton 384, 385, 393–5

Council of Great Lakes Governors 273

Council of the Australian Governments 39, 77, 78, 84, 85

Couston, James 158, 159

Crop 15, 19, 30, 31, 64, 117, 130, 131, 184, 186, 204, 209, 232, 264, 275, 305, 386

CSIRO 54, 62, 81, 86

CSR Limited 388

Cultivation 53, 298

Cultural 36, 394, 395

Curtin, John 363, 368

CUP See Central Utah Project

CUWCD See Central Utah Water Conservancy District

CVP See Central Valley Project

CVPIA See Central Valley Project Improvement Act

CWCB See Colorado Water Conservation Board

Dam 97, 118, 119, 128, 129, 154, 181, 223, 270, 292, 300, 306, 323, 326, 328, 336

Damanganga River 341

Danjiangkou Dam 310, 314

Darling Pipeline 195

Darling Range 153, 159, 167, 346, 369

Darling River 192, 194, 195

Scheme 195

Darwin 397

Deccan Plateau 323

Decision-making 43, 44, 85, 273, 284

Deforestation 207, 298, 326, 336, 353

Degradation 19, 20, 22, 53, 71, 83, 87, 110, 231, 272

de Lesseps, Ferdinand 379–81

Delhi 330

Demand 284, 314

Depletion 44, 205, 313

Depression 145, 379, 381

Derby 395

Derwent River 405, 408

Desalination 27, 86, 123, 168, 174, 176, 177, 215, 221, 229, 235, 238, 253, 257, 312, 329, 355, 358, 402

Desert 295, 297

Devils Gate Power Station 408

Diamantina River 129, 135, 140, 141, 397

Diamond Gorge Dam 170, 177

Digital Elevation Model 140

Dilution Flow 390, 401

Disease 18, 28, 29, 152, 272, 314, 327

Displaced 301, 327, 328

Dispute 36, 40, 75, 96, 220, 240, 273, 281, 330, 355

Domestic 10, 20, 81–3, 110, 126, 141, 152, 154, 188, 300, 302

Dorman Long and Co. 362

Drainage 16, 28, 31, 71, 72, 109, 122, 242, 298, 306, 314

Dridan, J.R. 194

Drought 59, 60, 87, 104, 110, 125, 126, 129, 143, 190, 191, 195, 212, 215, 221, 230, 232, 238, 239, 244, 249, 252, 297, 304, 305, 307, 313, 326, 330, 361

Dryland 4, 31, 71, 83, 84, 116

Dust Bowl 148, 208

Duveyrier, Henri 379

Dysentery 152, 346

Earthquake 25, 219–21, 231, 311, 336, 352

East Bay 220, 221

Municipal Utility District 220

Eastern Route Scheme 308, 309, 311, 313

EBMUD See East Bay Municipal Utility District

EC See Electrical conductivity

Ecology 77, 104, 313, 402

Ecological 29, 32–4, 43, 72, 78, 80, 110, 177, 196, 238, 283, 284, 289, 306, 312, 327, 337, 341

Economic 22, 23, 29, 35, 37, 43, 77, 79, 86, 87, 101, 105, 110, 111, 123, 147, 171, 210, 237, 239, 273, 283–5, 288, 291, 303–5, 313, 328

Economy 54, 65, 79, 81, 86, 215, 230, 262, 296, 312, 319

Ecosystem 11, 15, 19, 22, 23, 30–5, 40, 54, 59, 77, 78, 83, 84, 92, 109, 149, 165, 196, 209, 231, 240, 265, 274, 292, 313, 325, 327, 342, 393, 394, 399, 405

Edgar Dam 409

Education 237, 250, 257, 275, 329, 343, 344

Efficiency 20, 22, 77, 78, 81–6, 121, 123, 133, 149, 186, 213, 284, 322, 328

Electrical conductivity 187

Electricity 120, 126, 149, 223, 238, 245, 249, 277, 284, 292, 305, 402, 406

El Niño 55, 59, 141, 326

El Vado Dam 252

Endangered 73

species 36, 256, 338, 341, 343

Species Act 215, 223, 252, 255

Endocrine disruptors 11, 74, 206, 265, 275, 354

Energy 238, 239, 262, 274, 300

Environment 16, 19, 84, 87, 102, 104, 109, 147, 165, 217, 230, 233, 239, 249, 265, 284, 305, 306, 315

Environmental 10, 22–4, 30, 53, 85, 102, 103, 107, 110, 121–3, 207, 210, 213, 236, 238, 256, 273, 284, 288, 301, 305, 306, 312, 313, 329, 382

assessment 28, 36, 102, 393

degradation 31, 76, 107, 222, 306

flow 23, 30–5, 78, 82, 83, 87, 102, 104, 107, 252, 401, 403, 410, 411

impact 28, 33, 37, 70, 101, 102, 137, 149, 166, 176, 240, 255, 289, 290, 300, 313, 327, 341, 342, 345, 357, 390, 399, 401, 402, 404, 409

impact assessment 315, 333, 336, 340, 393

management plan 333, 336

Environmentalists 78, 105, 212, 220, 223, 326, 333, 403

Erosion 5, 16, 26, 27, 29, 30, 44, 71, 72, 107, 109, 111, 146, 148, 272, 283, 284

Estuary 33, 109, 110, 409

Eucumbene River 91

Eungella Dam 188

Europe 362

Eutrophication 30, 74, 313

Evaporation 13, 25, 27, 55, 58, 71, 111, 125, 128, 129, 141, 142, 145, 149, 151, 180, 202, 204, 209, 242, 297, 299, 305, 321, 379, 382, 386, 405

Eyre, Edward John 139, 141

Fadden, Arthur 368

Fauna 74, 105, 176, 196, 327, 337, 394, 411

Feasibility 24, 25, 45, 94, 104, 111, 122, 123, 126, 128, 132, 172, 244, 253, 254, 332, 334, 336–8, 382, 393

Ferguson, Mephan 157, 158

Fertiliser 15, 16, 206, 237, 304, 325, 385, 394

Finlayson, James 158

Fish 29, 30, 33, 35, 77, 101, 109, 110, 122, 142, 211, 212, 223, 232, 249, 252–4, 271, 274, 282, 283, 289, 327, 328, 382, 403, 405, 409–11

Fisheries 19, 28, 29, 32, 137, 209, 254, 272, 284, 291, 313, 335, 336, 410

Fisher Power Station 408

Fisher River 408

Fishing 77, 211, 283

Fish kill 72, 110, 411

Fish mortality 401

Fitzroy River 170, 173, 177, 178, 384, 393

Flinders River 125, 126, 129, 135

Flood 13, 61, 72, 87, 91, 111, 121, 128, 140, 170, 188, 207, 210, 223, 224, 269, 275, 297, 300, 304–6, 314, 315, 326, 330, 335, 338, 387

Flooding 30, 139, 141, 221, 231, 304, 379

Floodplain 29, 31, 33, 72, 101, 102, 207, 298, 300

Flora 74, 105, 107, 196, 327, 337, 394, 411

Flow 25, 30, 34, 126, 129, 188, 240

Fly River 397

Folsom Dam 208

Food 15, 16, 19, 53, 77, 86, 110, 209, 305, 322, 335, 342, 386

Ford, William 151

Forest 71, 77, 107, 110, 131, 157, 167, 208, 209, 253, 263, 271, 282–4, 298, 300, 305, 327, 328, 336, 338, 340

Forestry 59, 83, 265

Forrest, Alexander 384

Forrest, John 153, 156–8, 160, 161, 364, 370

Forth River 408

Fountain Valley Conduit 248

France 366

Freeman, Ralph 362

Free Trade 17

Free Trade Agreement 288, 290, 291, 293

Fremantle 151, 157, 369, 370

Freshwater 8, 13, 19, 33, 137, 149, 177, 206, 224, 238, 239, 264, 274, 286, 289, 291, 299, 345

Friant Dam 208

Frigate Dam 281

Fryingpan-Arkansas Project 243, 247

FTA See Free Trade Agreement

GAB See Great Artesian Basin

Gabés 379–81

Ganga-Brahmaputra Delta 336, 353

Ganga River 319, 323, 325–7, 330, 331, 335, 336

Gardener, Henry 253

Garland Canals 331

Garrison River 289

GATT 291

GDP See Gross Domestic Product

Geography 201, 215, 261, 295, 319, 379

Geographic Information System 140, 141

Geology 24, 26, 139, 379

Geomorphology 29, 30

Georgina River 141

Germany 155, 157, 158

Gila River 285

Gilbert River 135

Gippsland 404

GIS See Geographic Information System

Glacier 304, 327

Glen Canyon Dam 204, 240, 253

Global warming 11, 13, 19, 58, 87, 92, 209, 292, 327, 343, 345, 357

Godavari Delta 321

Godavari River 323, 325, 330

Godavari Water Dispute Tribunal Award 340

Gold 109, 139, 151, 153, 223, 346, 364, 365, 370

Goldfields 151–3, 365, 369

and Agricultural Areas Water Supply Scheme 162, 163, 170

Pipeline Scheme 151, 154, 346, 369, 370

Gold rush 215, 218

Gordon Power Station 408, 409

Gordon River 405, 409

Gordon River Power Development Scheme 409

Granby Dam 245

GRAND Canal 286

Grand Canal 300, 307, 309

Grand Lake 244, 245

Gravity 25, 28, 111, 114, 119, 125, 126, 129, 135, 147, 174, 184, 218, 235, 275, 276, 309, 311, 332, 338

Great Artesian Basin 67, 75, 139, 141, 149

Great Basin 253, 254

Great Boomerang Scheme 147, 149

Great Dividing Range 51, 54, 86, 107, 118, 125, 129, 147, 184, 362

Great Indian Bustard 338

Great Lake 405, 408

Great Lake Scheme 407

Great Lakes 202, 210, 261, 264, 271, 273, 276, 285–7, 292

Basin 292

Basin Diversions 281, 349

Charter 273

Great Plains 201, 261

Great Salt Lake 253

Green, Francis 361

Greenhouse 28, 101, 103, 174, 177, 178, 272, 292

Green Mountain Dam 245

Green River 254

Greenvale Reservoir 403

Gross Domestic Product 65, 262, 296, 307, 314, 320, 336

Groundwater 8, 11, 12, 16, 22, 26, 39, 66, 68, 69, 71, 72, 74, 75, 78, 83, 84, 86, 141, 149, 151, 168, 187, 204, 207, 216, 225, 238, 264, 298, 301, 303–6, 315, 322, 325, 329, 335, 342, 390, 393, 402, 403

Gujarat 325

Gulf of Carpentaria 184

Gulf of Gabés 379

Gulf of Mexico 201

Guthega Pondage 96

Guthega Project 96

Habitat 30, 32, 101, 104, 205, 212, 223, 232, 239, 253, 271, 272, 274, 283, 337, 405, 409

Haihe River 299, 301, 302, 304, 307

Hanjiang River 310

Hannan, Patrick 151, 160

Harper, N.W. 161

Harvey O. Banks Pumping Plant 224

Health 16, 29, 32, 83, 84, 102, 109, 110, 171, 209, 217, 230, 237, 272, 274, 275, 283, 315, 338, 344, 354

Heavy metals 74, 267, 275, 326, 354

Hebei 308, 309

Heilong River 299

Helena River 153, 346, 369

Henty River 407

Herbert River 125, 126, 128

Herbicide 19, 206, 325

Herodotus 379

Heron Reservoir 217

Hetch Hetchy Aqueduct 217, 219, 222, 348, 351, 357

High Court 96, 363, 368, 406

High Line Canal 254

Himalaya 295, 323, 331

Himalayan rivers 332

Himalayan Rivers Development Component 331, 335

Hodgson, T.C. 154, 159

Holistic 32

Holistic methods 33

Hong Kong 387

Hoover Dam 99, 240, 242

Hoskins, G.Y.C. 157

Huaihe River 299, 301, 304, 305, 307

Huanghe (Yellow) River 307

Huang-Huai-Hai Plain 295, 301, 310

Hudson Bay 261, 279, 286, 289

Hudson, William 92, 95, 366

Huon River 409

Hyderabad 330

Hydrocarbon 74

Hydro-electric 27, 28, 36, 66, 94, 98, 111, 118, 123, 126, 147, 149, 176, 186, 218, 228, 248, 276, 281, 284, 286, 292, 300

Commission 406

Commission Act 406

Hydrogeology 26, 205

Hydrology 12, 13, 25, 91, 140, 223, 264, 379, 386, 390

Hydro-power 28, 105, 107, 111, 122, 170, 187, 246, 270, 279, 300, 301, 305, 321, 324, 330, 335, 338, 388, 390, 397, 400, 405

Hydro Tasmania 411

Idriess, Ion 147, 149, 367

IID See Imperial Irrigation District

IJC See International Joint Commission

Illinois-Michigan Canal 281

Illinois River 281

Impact 22, 26–8, 36, 77, 86, 87, 102, 105, 109–11, 121, 123, 131, 205, 209, 238, 272, 273, 281, 284, 292, 301, 313, 338, 350, 382

Imperial Dam 191, 242

Imperial Irrigation District 227, 228, 236

Imperial Valley 226–8

India 7, 9, 19, 22, 38, 42, 319, 350, 352, 353

Indian Peninsula 91

Indian Tribe 255

Indian Wolf 338

Indigenous 23, 27, 36, 38, 39, 84, 187, 279, 283, 284, 292, 301, 343, 396, 402

Indira Gandhi Canal 319, 331

Indonesia 393

Indus River 319, 323

Indus Waters Treaty 42

Industrial 20, 66, 70, 111, 114, 132, 223, 232, 246, 248, 305

Industry 10, 82, 107, 110, 147, 149, 165, 171, 302, 403

Infrastructure 54, 72, 78, 83, 111, 188, 212, 215, 230, 237, 239, 247, 250, 275, 301, 307, 312, 314, 402

Inland sea 379–82

Inner Mongolia 300, 312

Insecticide 385, 387

Insect pest 384, 387

Institution 18, 41, 273, 306, 329, 342

Institutional 84, 215, 314, 315

Integrated 16, 18, 43, 45, 75, 78, 84, 122, 123, 230, 231, 240, 273, 306, 329

catchment management 282, 292, 357

Water Supply Scheme 167, 168

Integration 22, 214

International Joint Commission 273, 291, 292

International Water Management Institute 342, 344

Inter-State Water Dispute Act 330

Investigation 24, 26, 87, 92, 94, 100, 122, 123, 126, 128, 131, 155, 169, 181, 187, 244, 247, 251, 253, 332, 411

Ireland 369

Irrigated 14, 64, 83, 101, 186

land 15, 64, 83, 122, 204, 227, 246, 257, 322

Irrigation 10, 14, 16, 17, 26, 28, 29, 36, 66, 68, 70, 77, 82–5, 94, 103, 107, 111, 114, 116, 126, 147, 189, 204, 207, 210, 213, 247, 248, 267, 270, 274, 275, 298, 300, 306, 312, 314, 319, 321, 325, 330, 335, 338, 342, 386

Ivanhoe Plain 384, 388

IWMI See International Water Management Institute

IWSS See Integrated Water Supply Scheme

James Bay 276, 280, 286

James, David 190

Jensen Unit 256

Jiangsu 308, 309

Jindabyne Dam 91, 104

Jurisdiction 38, 40, 41, 84, 273, 284, 292, 314, 355

Kalgoorlie 151, 153, 154, 160, 170, 369

Karnataka 324

Karstic 301

Kemano Power Plant 279

Kenny Dam 277

Kenogami River 276, 279

Kerala 330, 340, 341

Kerala-Tamil Nadu Agreement 356

Kern County 238

Kimberley 168, 169, 171, 174, 176, 384, 393

Aqueduct Scheme 174

Pipeline Scheme 165, 166, 169, 171

Research Station 384

Water Resources Development Office 393

King George V 365

Kosciuzsko National Park 104, 105

Krishna River 323, 331

Kuiper Diversion Scheme 286

Kununurra 384, 386, 388

Diversion Dam 384, 386

Kurnool Cuddapah Canal 330

Kwinana Desalination Plant 168

Kwinana Power Station 178

Labor Party 362–4, 368

La Grande (James Bay) Diversion 280, 349

La Grande River 270, 280

La Grange sub-basin 393, 395

Lake Argyle 174, 384, 386, 389, 390

Lake Bonneville 253

Lake Cethana 408

Lake Eucumbene 97, 104

Lake Erie 281

Lake Eyre 51, 55, 61, 75, 131, 139, 143, 146, 365

Lake Gordon 405, 409

Lake Granby 245

Lake Havasu 229

Lake Huron 281, 286, 287

Lake Jindabyne 104

Lake King William 407

Lake Mackenzie 408

Lake Manitoba 289

Lake Mathews 229

Lake Mead 204, 242

Lake Michigan 281, 287

Lake Nipigon 276

Lake Ontario 273

Lake Parangana 408, 411

Lake Pedder 405, 409

Lake Powell 204, 253, 257

Lake Rowallan 408

Lake Superior 264, 276, 281, 285, 287

Lake Torrens 131, 145, 146

Lake Wellington 405

Lake Williston 289

Lake Winnipeg 270, 279, 284–6

Land 19, 70, 86, 87, 126, 226

clearing 31, 71

cover 263, 297

degradation 7, 10, 17, 53, 83

subsidence 11, 205, 222, 238, 301, 311, 313

use 23, 25, 64, 203, 239, 387, 394, 409

LANDSAT 143

Lang, T.A. 95

Large-scale 19, 34, 35, 71, 87, 107, 211, 263, 284, 290, 292, 293, 312, 321, 326, 330, 393

La Trobe River 404

Launceston 405, 408

Lead 190, 193

Legislation 37–40, 71, 75, 95, 153, 275, 292, 306, 363, 410

Legislative 159, 215, 230, 291

Lemmon, Nelson 92, 366

Lemonthyme Power Station 408

Leopard 338

Levee 230, 231

Liaohe River 299, 301, 304, 305

Liberal Party 368, 369

Libya 381

Living Murray 78

Loess Plateau 295, 300

Logan, John 393

London 153, 155, 156, 158, 365, 366

Long Lake Diversion 276, 281, 349

Long-term 16, 19, 25, 27, 36, 54, 79, 82, 83, 85–7, 92, 96, 110, 122, 123, 165, 172, 228, 237, 250, 297, 305, 314, 402

Los Alamos 252

Los Angeles 217, 226, 227, 229, 236, 237

Aqueducts 217

River 217, 218

Loss 26, 110, 111, 128, 129, 132, 168, 207, 209, 227, 269, 304

Loss of habitat 107, 298, 338

Loss of wildlife 231

Luni River 335

Lyons, Joseph 368

Mackenzie River 264, 275, 286, 289

Macleay River 113, 114, 123, 361

Macquarie perch 401

Madhya Pradesh 341

Magnum Diversion Scheme 289

Mahanadi River 330, 335

Maher, John 153, 160

Malaria 327

Malnutrition 16

Management 18, 19, 22, 23, 26, 32, 34, 35, 39, 74, 78, 84, 94, 101, 102, 122, 194, 213, 223, 230, 240, 253, 267, 272, 284, 291, 292, 306, 312, 329

Manitoba 279, 284

- Hydro 279, 280

Manning River 113–15, 123

Mannum-Adelaide Pipeline 183

Mao Zedong 308

Mapleton Canal 254

Mareeba-Dimbulah 180

Irrigation Scheme 184, 187, 347

Irrigation Area 185, 186

Market 17, 37, 38, 43, 64, 82, 101, 110, 153, 176, 232, 284, 296, 312, 314, 385, 387

Master Plan 86, 87

McKell, William 366

MDBC See Murray-Darling Commission

MDIA See Mareeba-Dimbulah Irrigation Area

Mediterranean Sea 144, 379, 380

Mekong River 19, 301, 314

Commission 42

Melbourne 82, 94, 121, 368, 403

Melbourne Water 404

Memorandum of Understanding 236, 389, 393, 396

Menindee:

Lakes 180, 192, 196

Lakes Storage Scheme 195

Water Conservation Act 195

Menzies, Robert 95, 96, 364, 368

Merigan, E.L. 95

Mersey-Forth Hydro-electric Scheme 408

Mersey River 408, 411

Metropolitan Water District 218, 227–9

Mexico 209, 218, 227, 240, 242, 286

Microclimate 28

Middle Route Scheme 308, 310

Mine 74, 189, 267

Mining 20, 74, 82, 109, 141, 149, 165, 171, 188, 190, 194, 267

Missi Falls 279

Mississippi River 204, 208, 281

Missouri River 284

Mitchell River 135, 184

Model 12, 13, 25, 26, 30, 44, 56, 79, 84, 143, 315, 327, 382, 386

Modelling 25, 32, 37, 43, 82, 143, 209

Mokelumne Aqueducts 217, 220, 348

Mokelumne River 220

Mongolia 297

Monitoring 26, 29, 84, 121, 267, 303, 315, 411

Mono Lake 218

Monsoon 13, 140, 297, 304, 320, 326, 342

Monterey Agreement 225, 232

Morgan 73, 181, 195

Morgan-Whyalla Pipelines 181

Mormons 253

MoU See Memorandum of Understanding

Mount Lofty Ranges 180

Mt Charlotte 154

Mt Elbert 248, 249

Mt Kosciuzsko 51, 93

Muir, John 219, 351

Mumbai 330, 338, 341

Mundaring 157

Reservoir 369

Weir 151, 154, 160, 167, 370

Municipal 206, 223, 232, 236, 242, 246–8

Murray-Darling Basin 59, 66, 70–4, 76–9, 81, 86, 120, 121, 403

Agreement 39, 75, 87, 102, 180, 196

Commission 39, 75, 76, 78, 196

Ministerial Council 75, 77, 78

Murrumbidgee River 91, 93, 94, 97, 101–4, 117, 361

Multidisciplinary 41

MWD See Metropolitan Water District

NAFTA See North American Free Trade Agreements

Nambe Falls Dam 252

Namoi Catchment 44

Namoi Valley 386

Narmada 323

National Environmental Policy Act 255, 351

National Indravati Tiger Reserve Sanctuary 340

National Parks and Wildlife Service 107

National Perspective Plan 331

National River-Linking Project 330, 331, 335, 336, 338, 341, 342, 352, 357

National Water:

Initiative 39, 40, 84–7

Commission 84, 85, 87

Development Agency 332–5, 338, 340, 341

Grid 331

Pipeline Scheme 173, 174

Policy 329, 341, 343

Quality Assessment Program 206

Sector Prospective Plan 342

Saving Office 306

Native 110, 284, 292, 357, 411

title claim 390, 394, 396

Natural resources 36, 41, 76, 215, 237, 305, 314, 328

NAWAPA See North American Water and Power Alliance

NCWCD See Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District

Nebraska 245

Nechako-Kemano Diversion 277, 349

Negotiation 28, 75, 211, 228, 232, 240, 284, 290, 308, 356, 396

Nelson River 270, 279, 286

Nepal 335, 336

Nepean Dam 366, 401

Nepean River 397

New Mexico 240, 242, 243, 250

State Water Plan 252

Newton Boyd Scheme 117

New Zealand 366, 369

NGOs 27, 34, 336, 342

Niagara:

Falls 276

River 276

River Water Diversion Treaty 276

Nile Waters Treaty 42

Nolan’s Stephens Creek Water Supply Company 192

Northam 153, 154, 159

North America 4, 9, 13, 15, 65, 208, 209, 261, 273, 353, 362

North American Free Trade Agreements 290, 291, 293

North American Water and Power Alliance 211, 284–6, 290

North China Plain 295, 301, 304, 305, 308, 309, 313–15

North Dakota 289

Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District 247

Northern Territory 384, 389

North Thompson Project 290

North Thompson River 290

Nutrient 16, 19, 29, 30, 62, 74, 101, 107, 110, 187, 206, 237, 272, 289, 303

NWC See National Water Commission

NWDA See National Water Development Agency

NWI See National Water Initiative

O’Connor, C.Y. 154, 155, 157–9, 365, 369

Office of Water Use Efficiency 235, 236

Ogoki Diversion 276, 281, 349

Oil 381

Olympic Dam 141

Ontario 271, 291

Ord River 169, 174, 384, 386, 390

Dam 170, 384

Irrigation Area 386, 387, 389

Irrigation Scheme 169, 384, 386

ORIA See Ord River Irrigation Area

Orissa 340

O’Shannassy Reservoir 403

O’Shaughnessy Dam 219, 220

Overdraft 216, 237, 301, 307, 325

Owens River 218, 239

OWUE See Office of Water Use Efficiency

Oyster 72, 110, 403

Pacific Hydro Limited 388, 391

Pacific Ocean 147, 149, 201, 231, 261, 279

Pakistan 42

Palaeoclimatic 209

Palmer, Charles 159

Paloona Power Station 408

Pamba River 341

Panama Canal 380

Papua New Guinea 397

Parambikulam Aliyar Project 330, 356

Parangana Dam 408

Pardee Dam 220

Parker Dam 229, 242

Parsons, Ralph, M. 211

Pathogen 74, 206, 265, 326

Peace River 270, 289

Pearl 169, 367

Pearl River 299, 301

Peninsular rivers 332

Peninsular Rivers Development Component 331, 334, 337, 338, 341

Periyar Project 330

Perth 82, 151, 153, 157, 165, 167, 169, 171, 177, 364, 369, 397

Pest 28, 393

Pesticide 16, 19, 74, 206, 267, 325, 386, 394

Planning 23, 27, 29, 231, 235, 239, 247, 284, 292, 329, 335

Poatina Power Station 408

Policy 19, 34, 38–40, 44, 54, 60, 64, 78, 81, 82, 87, 107, 178, 213, 215, 237, 253, 273, 274, 288, 290, 292, 296, 306, 314, 322, 329, 342

Pollution 18, 19, 110, 231, 265, 274, 303–5, 312, 313, 327, 338, 342, 401

Pool, James 190

Population 6, 9, 14, 16, 19, 22, 28, 29, 51, 52, 54, 75, 82, 86, 87, 95, 96, 101, 105, 107, 110, 123, 151, 165, 191, 202, 208, 212, 215, 220, 224, 229, 244, 250, 252, 261, 264, 296, 298, 301, 302, 305, 307, 319, 329, 335, 345, 402

Port Augusta 144, 145, 147, 149, 181

Power Plant 223, 239

Power station 24, 97, 99, 101, 189

Precipitation 8, 12, 13, 55, 91, 104, 125, 143, 204, 213, 215, 216, 240, 243, 250, 262, 271, 297, 299, 305, 307, 320, 323, 382, 405

enhancement 104, 229, 239

President:

Kennedy 252

Richard Nixon 223

Roosevelt 223

Price 70, 98, 116, 117, 119, 123, 126, 153, 161, 176, 209, 284, 315, 341

Pricing 85, 269, 274

Prior appropriation 38

Prospect Reservoir 397

Public consultation 75

Public participation 27, 292

Pueblo Dam 247

Pueblo Reservoir 248

Pumping 25, 27, 111, 113, 116, 123, 126, 149, 153, 172, 187, 213, 276, 285, 332, 338, 382

station 97, 99, 111, 133, 153, 154, 159, 170, 172, 183, 197, 309, 415

Quebec 271, 280, 284

Queensland 137, 180, 184, 188, 361, 366

Queen Victoria 365

Rainfall 12, 25, 31, 55, 58, 65, 82, 91, 107, 125, 127, 131, 140, 189, 297, 304, 320, 326, 379, 386, 405

Rajasthan 321, 325, 331, 341

Rao, K.L. 331

Rason, C.H. 160

Rasp, Charles 190

Rat Hole Tank 191

Rat River 279

Ravi-Beas-Sutlej links 331

Recycling 22, 85, 269

Recreation 252, 254, 270, 403

Red Sea 145, 149

Reform 16, 39, 74, 81, 85

Reid, L.B.S. 135

Reid Scheme 135, 137

Reservoir 10, 204, 216, 223, 252, 253, 283, 285–7, 300, 309, 321, 323, 330, 338

Resettlement 36, 39, 301, 314, 334, 338, 340, 356

Reuse 27, 85, 86, 315

Reverse osmoses 178, 238, 402

Rio Chama 250, 251

Rio Grande 247, 250, 252, 285

Compact 251

Riparian rights 38, 39, 234

Risk 37, 54, 71, 110, 305, 315, 336, 352, 354, 402

River Basin Commission 315

River Basin Coordinating Council 315

River Murray 76, 87, 91, 93, 94, 96, 101, 103, 104, 117, 123, 180, 194

Commission 39

Pipelines 180, 347, 350

Water Agreement 39

Rocky Mountains 201, 202, 204, 261, 262

Rocky Mountain National Park 244, 245

Rockwood, Charles 226

Rowallan Dam 408

Rowallan Power Station 408

Ruedi Dam 247

Run-off 9, 13, 25, 30, 31, 39, 65, 82, 87, 91, 107, 110, 125, 126, 130, 141, 143, 209, 239, 240, 299, 305, 313, 321, 323, 405

Sabarmati River 335, 341

Sacramento River 221–3, 231, 237, 239

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta 208, 222, 224, 228

Sahara 144, 379

Saint John River 265

Sakami River 281

Saline water 13, 110, 206, 215, 231, 253, 299, 382, 395

Salinisation 5, 10, 16, 26, 31, 71, 72, 77, 87, 101, 299, 313, 314, 327, 338

Salinity 59, 71, 73, 103, 105, 122, 132, 216, 239, 313, 322, 338

Salmon 223, 231

Salmonides 29

Salt 146, 242, 379, 382

Saltwater 205, 231, 272, 313, 386

San Diego 226, 228, 229, 240

County Water Authority 228

San Francisco 217–19

Bay 222, 224, 231

San Joaquin River 222, 237

San Joaquin Valley 220, 224, 234

San Juan-Chama Project 243, 247, 250

San Juan River 250–2

San Luis Unit 224

Santa Barbara 238

Santa Clara 238

Santa Fe 252

Saskatchewan 211

Saskatchewan-Nelson Basin 289

Saskatchewan River 286, 289, 290

Scenario 44, 54, 79, 81–6, 166, 172, 216, 342, 387

Scullin, James 362

SDCWA See San Diego County Water Authority

Seawater 11, 123, 145, 168, 174, 177, 237, 238, 325, 329, 386

Sediment 24, 26, 29, 30, 101, 170, 187, 188, 209, 240, 298, 300, 301, 313, 325, 336, 401, 409

Sedimentation 26, 29, 107, 110, 123, 300, 338, 386

Seismic 25, 311

Semi-arid 16, 54, 203, 240, 250, 320

Serpentine Dam 409

Settlement 37, 105, 131, 209, 222, 250, 298, 338

Shadow Mountain Lake 245

Shandong 308, 309

Shanghai 296, 301

Shannon Power Station 407, 408

Shasta Dam 208, 223, 231, 232

Shasta Lake 290

Shoalhaven Diversion Scheme 346, 350, 397

Shoalhaven River 111, 401, 403

Sierra Club 219, 255, 351, 357

Sierra Mountains 218, 220

Sierra Nevada 201, 218, 239

Siltation 194, 327, 328

Silver 139, 190, 239

Silverton 191

Simulation 25, 26, 56, 143, 327

Singapore 387

Snow 12, 13, 55, 91, 92, 104, 263, 269, 292, 297, 405

Snowfall 202, 209, 239

Snowmelt 91

Snowy Hydro Corporation Act 101

Snowy Hydro Ltd 101, 102, 104

Snowy Mountains 91, 94, 95, 104, 366

Engineering Corporation 100, 397

Hydro-electric Agreement 41, 96, 356

Hydro-electric Authority 92, 95, 364, 366, 397

Hydro-electric Power Act 95, 356, 369

Hydro-electric Scheme 91, 346, 350, 363

Snowy-Murray Diversion 96

Snowy River 91, 94, 101–3, 105

Snowy Tumut Diversion 96

Snowy Water Inquiry 102, 104

SNWTP See South to North Water Transfer Project

Social 29, 35, 37, 43, 77, 87, 101, 110, 123, 171, 210, 283, 284, 288, 300, 301, 314, 333

Socio-economic 16, 334, 379, 382

SOI See Southern Oscillation Index

Soil 26, 31, 53, 61, 63, 74, 83, 132, 135, 149, 184, 223, 229, 295, 311

conservation 26, 31, 101, 208, 306

degradation 5, 7

erosion 28, 30, 109, 208, 300, 393

loss 30

moisture 12, 271, 327

Songhua River 301, 305

Souris River 289

South Australia 181, 192–4

Southern Cross 151, 160, 369

Southern Indian Lake 279

Southern Oscillation Index 55, 61

South Esk River 405, 408, 410

South Platte River 244, 245, 247

South to North Water Transfer Project 307, 312–14, 349, 352

Spanish Fork Diversion Dam 254

Spanish Fork Power Plant 254

Spanish Fork River 253

Spawning 29, 30, 35, 104, 122, 283

Spencer Gulf 182

Spooner, William 96

Stakeholders 22, 26–8, 34, 43, 44, 78, 85, 214, 237, 284, 292, 329, 393, 411

State Council 308

State Water Project 216, 217, 224, 228, 231, 232, 249, 348

State Water Resources Control Board 227, 235

Statewide Water Supply Initiative 244, 249, 250

Stephens Creek 191, 192

Reservoir 192–5

Stirling Dam 167

St Lawrence River 264, 265, 272, 273, 275, 276, 281, 285

Stockdale Company 193

Stockdale, Harry 192

Strategic Plan 229, 246, 300

Strategic Water Resources Policy 75

Strategy 74, 165, 177, 178, 181, 253, 282, 291, 306, 341

Strawberry:

Aqueduct 256

Dam 254

Reservoir 253

River 256

Valley Project 243, 253, 254

Strike 362, 364

Strzelecki, Paul Edmund 93

Sturt, Charles 189

Suez Canal 379

Sugar price 391

Supreme Court 281, 330, 333

Surface water 26, 65, 67, 69, 77, 86, 168, 204, 216, 264, 299, 301, 323, 325, 335

Sustainability 18, 19, 40, 43, 77, 205, 234, 284, 395

Sustainable 16, 19, 53, 77, 84, 102, 122, 165, 169, 188, 230, 274, 305, 315, 325, 329, 342, 357, 395, 402

Swan Coastal Plain 167

Swan Reach-Paskeville Pipeline 183

Swan River 151, 369

SWECO 382

SWP See State Water Project

SWRCD See State Water Resources Control Board

SWSI See Statewide Water Supply Initiative

Sydney 82, 94, 125, 362, 366, 367, 397, 401

Harbour Bridge 361

Tahtsa Lake 279

Tailem Bend-Keith Pipeline 183

Talbot, J.S. 160

Tallowa Dam 398, 399, 401, 402

Tamar River 408, 410

Tamil Nadu 330, 331, 341

Tantangara Dam 97

Tasmania 174, 397, 405

Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage 410

TDS See Total Dissolved Solids

Telugu Ganga Project 331

Temperature 55, 56, 82, 101, 104, 127, 141, 189, 209, 226, 239, 263, 270, 297, 305, 314, 326

Texas 209, 251

Texas Water Plan 211

Thailand 301

Thermo-electric 206

Thomson Dam 405

Thomson Diversion Scheme 347, 350, 397, 403, 404

Thomson River 125, 126, 129, 404, 405

Three Gorges Dam 36, 311, 313, 352

Tianjin 296, 307–9

Tibet 311, 323

Tibet Plateau 295, 300, 323

Tidal 170, 176, 313

Tide 286

Tinaroo Falls Dam 184–7

Topography 24, 149, 295, 320

Total Dissolved Solids 66, 67, 181, 242, 386

Tourism 107, 110, 123, 169, 171, 215, 335, 387, 388, 394, 405

Trade 17, 84, 85, 274, 290, 291

Treaties 40, 41

Tribal 328, 329

Trinity River 240

Tully River 125, 126

Tumut Pound Dam 96

Tumut River 91, 96, 97, 103

Tunisia 379–81

Tuolumne River 219, 220

Turbidity 74, 109, 183, 272, 283, 298

Tuross River 114, 115, 123

Turquoise Lake 248

Twin Lakes 248

Typhoid 152, 191, 346, 367

Umberumberka

Creek 193

Creek Dam 193, 194

Reservoir 194

Water Trust 193

Uncertainty 37, 44, 177, 336, 391

UNEP 5, 7

UNESCO 406

United States 9, 37, 38, 51, 131, 157, 201, 261, 270, 273, 275, 281, 284, 286, 287, 290–2, 347, 351

Reclamation Service 244, 253

Upper Colorado River Basin Compact 251

Upper Nepean Scheme 397

Urban 81, 82, 84, 86, 107, 114, 131, 206, 210, 223, 224, 275, 305

U.S. Army Corp of Engineers 208, 223, 288, 348

USBR See U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation 99, 208, 227, 235, 243, 244, 246, 247, 252, 254, 255

USRS See United States Reclamation Service

Utah 242, 243, 253

Utah Lake 253

Utah State Water Plan 257

Uttar Pradesh 326

Vegetation 15, 26, 28, 29, 31, 33, 71, 82, 83, 101, 109, 140, 188, 283, 401

Vembanad Lake 341

Vernal Unit 256

WAI See Western Agricultural Industries Pty Limited

Walsh River 136, 184

Warragamba Dam 397, 402

Wasatch Divide 253

Waste 206, 227, 267, 325

Wastewater 24, 27, 85, 86, 107, 109, 167, 168, 215, 236, 237, 239, 257, 266, 273–5, 292, 303, 304, 309, 312–15, 357, 402

Water:

Allocation 30, 34, 37, 38, 45, 75, 82, 312, 329, 343, 390

Balance 26, 143, 216, 313, 327, 334, 335

Bank 35, 213, 232

Conservation 165, 184, 208, 213, 218, 221, 229, 230, 232, 234, 235, 253, 257, 273, 274, 292, 306, 309, 329, 343, 354, 403

consumption 107, 217, 218, 267, 291, 308, 314, 402

demand 27, 274, 275, 305, 342, 402

export 284, 290

loss 11, 27, 275

management 235, 237, 273, 402, 409

market 22, 37, 84, 235, 354

plan 213, 252

planning 229, 230, 249, 250

pollution 11, 206, 306, 309, 313, 315

pricing 75, 81, 84, 87, 257, 292, 306, 307, 309, 312, 322, 343, 403

quality 11, 19, 23, 25, 26, 29, 34, 44, 71, 73, 74, 77, 81, 101, 109, 110, 122, 123, 165, 187, 206, 209, 216, 223, 230, 238, 254, 264, 265, 272, 273, 282, 298, 303, 309, 315, 325, 329, 335, 386, 390, 401, 402, 405, 409

recycling 221, 229, 232, 235–7, 253, 274, 399, 402

requirement 25, 26, 55, 79, 82, 85, 86, 123, 155, 186, 210, 224, 247, 257, 292, 312, 340, 390, 402

resources 9, 13, 19, 22, 23, 29, 33, 34, 44, 58, 65, 70, 75, 81, 84, 86, 87, 94, 110, 123, 125, 139, 141, 165, 169, 204, 209–11, 250, 252, 253, 264, 272, 292, 293, 299–301, 305–7, 314, 323, 326, 329, 386, 405

rights 38–40, 81, 213, 218, 232, 234, 235, 239, 253, 306, 312

saving 16, 104, 226, 228, 235, 236, 292, 306, 307, 312, 315, 403

supply 36, 67, 73, 76, 79, 86, 92, 107, 109, 111, 114, 126, 141, 151, 165, 187, 191, 196, 212, 215, 224, 239, 249, 252, 264, 267, 270, 273, 300, 305, 306, 321, 325, 330, 361, 397, 402–4

trading 168, 229, 232, 234, 257, 354, 358

use 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 64, 67, 68, 77, 79, 81–4, 107, 168, 207, 216, 227, 237, 247, 250, 257, 269, 274, 301, 306, 312, 325, 341

use efficiency 18, 24, 27, 165, 178, 207, 235, 236, 253, 274, 306, 314, 322, 329, 341, 343, 354, 357, 386, 401, 403

users 212, 215, 232, 244, 247, 250, 267, 275, 312, 314

withdrawal 9, 10, 16, 165, 206, 267, 292, 302, 307, 313, 345

Water Corporation 162, 164, 168, 177

Water Dispute Tribunal 330

Waterfall 147

Waterlogging 10, 16, 77, 122, 322, 325, 327, 338

Water Quality Assessment Authority 326

Water Quality Review Committee 326

Water Research Foundation of Australia 120

WCD See World Commission on Dams

Weed 29, 101, 109, 403

Welcome Reef Dam 399

Welcome Reef Nature Reserve 399

Welland Canal 281

Wesfarmers/Marubeni joint venture 389, 391

Western Agricultural Industries Pty Limited 393, 395, 396

Western States Water Augmentation Concept 286

West Bengal 326

Western Australia 153, 165, 177, 364, 369, 384, 393

Western Route Scheme 308, 311

West Kimberley Irrigation Scheme 393

Wetland 33–5, 75, 77, 83, 110, 167, 196, 205, 223, 231, 271, 313, 327, 328, 393, 395, 401, 409

White, G.B. 121

White Leeds Dam 191

White Scheme 121

Whyalla 181

Wildlife 28, 29, 75, 176, 212, 223, 224, 232, 252–4, 271, 274, 284, 327, 336, 341

Willow Creek 252

Dam 245

Wilmot Power Station 408

Wilmot River 408

Wollondilly River 397

Woomera 182

World Bank 22, 36, 312, 314, 336, 337

World Commission on Dams 9, 22, 23, 356

World Heritage List 406

World Trade Organisation 17

World War I 362, 366, 367, 397

World War II 5, 40, 137, 147, 182, 194, 245, 264, 276, 363, 364, 366

World Wildlife Fund 312

Woronora Dam 366

WTO See World Trade Organisation

Wyoming 242

Xinjiang 300, 304

Yamuna River 330

Yangtze Delta 300

Yangtze Plain 295

Yangtze River 295, 299, 301, 304, 307–9, 311, 313

Yarra Dam 403

Yarragadee aquifer 168

Yarra River 403

Yellow (Huanghe) River 19, 299–301, 304, 305, 307, 309, 311, 313

Yield 17, 25, 26, 29, 30, 82, 83, 105, 116, 117, 165, 169, 286, 298, 313, 315, 325, 385, 386

Yosemite National Park 219, 220

Yukon River 286

Yuma Desalting Plant 242

Zhou Enlai 308

Zinc 190, 193


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