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Economic Development and Groundwater Sustainability

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"An analysis is made of the relationship between economic development and water sustainability in Campo de Dalías, in southeastern Spain. What used to be a poor, deserted region based on traditional agriculture has become one of the most prosperous regions in Spain. Economic development has been based on highly productive greenhouse agriculture, but this has resulted in the overexploitation of the aquifer that supplies water to different users in the region..." – By Cecilia Tortajada and Francisco González-Gómez

A Century Of Evolution Of Modeling for River Basin Planning To The Next Generation Of Models, Methods, And Concepts

"River Basin models to inform planning decisions have continued to evolve, largely based on predominant planning paradigms and progress in the sciences and technology. From the Industrial Revolution to the first quarter of the 21st century, such modeling tools have shifted from supporting water resources development to integrated and adaptive water resources management..." – By Caroline Rosello, Sondoss Elsawah, Joseph Guillaume and Anthony Jakeman

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