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The Future Of Large Dams

Dealing With Social, Environmental, Institutional and Political Costs

by Thayer Scudder

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Published by Earthscan Publications Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dams & reservoirs,
  • Development studies,
  • Social impact of environmental issues,
  • Public Policy - Regional Planning,
  • Dams,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Social aspects,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Water Supply,
  • Nature / Water Supply,
  • Environmental aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8952419M
    ISBN 101844071553
    ISBN 109781844071555

      from large dams. It seeks to stimulate multi-stakeholder dialogue on ways to formulate a step-wise, collaborative strategy to introduce benefit sharing on large dams suited to West African needs. While it focuses on the equitable sharing of benefits with By limiting water supply and creating large reservoirs, hydroelectric dams are naturally disruptive to communities and ecosystems upstream. In the Columbia River basin, dams have blocked over 55 percent of the spawning and rearing habitat previously available to steelhead and ://

      Abstract. This chapter provides conclusions drawn from previous four chapters. It first discusses the trends and debates of large dam construction in China; then it synthesizes the findings on the impacts of dams on the environment and society in China; a new decision making scheme for large dam construction is provided at :// Will there be large dams in our global future? Yes, he concludes, but the historic paradigm of large dam costs and benefits is now shown to be fatally flawed. We require a new paradigm. This book sets forth the guiding principles.' This book debates impartially, comprehensively and objectively, the positive and negative impacts of large dams based on facts, figures and authoritative analyses. These in-depth case studies are expected to promote a healthy and balanced debate on the needs, impacts and relevance of large dams, with case studies from Africa, Asia, Australia  › Inicio › eBooks.

      Going Under: Indigenous Peoples and the Struggle Against Large Dams During the past few years, the resistance of indigenous and other minority communities to the construction of large dams has intensified and become increasingly better coordinated. In some regions, local resistance has become better organized and more :// /going-under-struggle-against-large-dams. His book on dams, Deep Water: The Epic Struggle Over Dams, Displaced People, and the Environment, won the J. Anthony Lukas Work-in-Progress Award for its "elegant, beautiful prose.” He recently published an ebook, A Deluge of Consequences, that portrays a project in Bhutan to counter flooding caused by climate :// Book Description. Overview of Japan’s long water history, by the Japanese Commission on large dams. Starting from the 7 th century, when irrigation ponds were first constructed for paddy cropping, until the beginning of the 21st century. Elaborates on various roles of dams


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