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Water Banks: A Tool for Enhancing Water Supply Reliability

TitleWater Banks: A Tool for Enhancing Water Supply Reliability
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsO'Donnell, M, Colby, B
InstitutionUniversity of Arizona
CityTucson, AZ
Abstract

The purpose of this guidebook is to provide an overview of the roles and functions that a water bank can serve and the steps needed to create an effective water acquisition program to enhance supply reliability using a water bank. We also provide a concise menu of decision and evaluation criteria and examine design and implementation factors, as well as potential shortcomings and challenges in water bank design and operations.

URLhttp://ag.arizona.edu/arec/pubs/facultypubs/ewsr-Banks-final-5-12-10.pdf