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WRRCPR No.94-03 Water Supply and Demand Problems in Rapidly Growing Small Islands

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCPR No.94-03 Water Supply and Demand Problems in Rapidly Growing Small Islands
Creator Miwa, Nobuya
Subject water supply development water management domestic water reverse osmosis water conveyance water blending rainwater catchment Saipan Okinawa Oahu Water quality management -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Water quality management -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken. Water quality management -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Saipan. Water-supply -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Water-supply -- Japan -- Okinawa-ken. Water-supply -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Saipan.
Description Water resources management is one of the key issues that affect the long-term sustainability of economic development and growth of small island communities. To gain perspective on this issue for Saipan, the basic water supply and demand conditions were examined with reference to comparable conditions on O'ahu and Okinawa. Water balance flow charts were designed for this purpose. Limited storage capacity and deteriorating water quality Saipan are major constraints in the potential for... U.S. Department of the Interior, Geological Survey Grant/Contract No. 14-08-0001-G1558
Date 1993-09
Type Report Text
Identifier Miwa N. 1993. Water supply and demand problems in rapidly growing small islands. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC project report, 94-03. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2922
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Project Reports 94-03
Format x + 61 pages
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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