Water Recommendations

Angel, Heather and Pat Wolseley. 1982. The family water naturalist: a practical expedition to the world of ponds, rivers, and the sea shore. Bloomsbury Books, London. 192 pp.

Bissell, Tom. 2003. Chasing the sea: lost among the ghosts of empire in central Asia. Pantheon Books, NY. 388 pp.

Blake, Tupper Ansel, Madeleine Graham Blake, and William Kittredge. 2000. Balancing water: restoring the Klamath Basin. University of California Press. Berkeley. 175 pp.

Briggs, Peter. 1967. Water: The vital essence, a report on the present water situation – in oceanography, national defense, water pollution and supply – with an outlook for the future. Harper & Row, Publishers, NY. 223 pp.

Fishman, Charles. 2011. The big thirst: the secret life and turbulent future of water. Free Press, NY. 388 pp.

Kinkade-Levario, Heather. 2007. Design for water: rainwater harvesting, stormwater catchment, and alternative water reuse. New Society Publications, Gabriola Island, BC, Canada. 287 pp.

Lancaster, Brad. 2013. Rainwater harvesting for drylands and beyond. Vol I. (2nd ed.) Guiding principles to welcome rain into your life and landscape. Rainsource Press, Tucson, AZ. 282  pp.

Longo, Peter J. and David W. Yuskowitz (eds.) 2002. Water on the Great Plains: Issues and policies. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 200 pp.

Ludwig, Art. 2009. Create an oasis with greywater: choosing, building, and using greywater systems – includes branch drains (5th ed). Oasis Design, Santa Barbara, CA. 144 pp.

Ludwig, Art.  2013.  Water storage: tanks, cisterns, aquifers, and ponds for domestic supply, fire, and emergency use includes how ro make ferrocement water tanks.  Oasis Design, Santa Barbara, CA. 125pp.

Pearce, Fred. 2006. When the rivers run dry: water – the defining crisis of the twenty-first century. Beacon Press, Boston. 324 pp.

Prud’homme, Alex. 2011. The ripple effect: the fate of freshwater in the twenty-first century. Scriber, NY. 435 pp.

Reynolds, Michael. 2005. Water from the sky. Solar Survival Press. Taos, NM. 204 pp.

Risner, Mark. 1986. Cadillac desert: the American west and its disappearing water. Viking Penguin, Inc., NY.

Rothfeder, Jeffrey. 2001. Every drop for sale: our desperate battle of water in a world about to run out. Putnam, NY. 205 pp.

Simon, Paul. 1998. Tapped out: the coming world crisis in water and what we can do about it. Welcome Rain, NY. 198 pp.

The Wyland Foundation with Steve Creech and Sue Ann Balogh. 2006. Hold your water: 68 things you need to know to keep our planet blue. Andrews McMeel Publishing, Kansas City,

Valenza, Janet Mace. 2000. Taking the water in Texas: springs, spas, and founds of youth. University of Texas Press, Austin, TX. 265 pp.