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Forest Cover, Impervious-Surface Area, and the Mitigation of Urbanization Impacts in King County, Washington

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Title Forest Cover, Impervious-Surface Area, and the Mitigation of Urbanization Impacts in King County, Washington
Creator Booth, Derek B.
Subject land cover urbanization risk reduction watersheds urban areas endangered species biological assessment urban development watershed hydrology aquatic habitat Washington streams stream channels stormwater water erosion
Description For decades, watershed urbanization has been known to have severe consequences on aquatic systems. Although the problem has been long articulated, solutions have proven elusive because of the complexity of the problem, the evolution of improving but still- imperfect analytical tools, and socio-economic forces with different and often incompatible interests. King County, Washington, has been a recognized leader in the effort to analyze and to reduce the consequences of urban development, but... King County Water and Land Resources Division
Publisher University of Washington Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Date 2011-12-30T22:32:15Z 2011-12-30T22:32:15Z 2000-09
Type Technical Report
Identifier http://hdl.handle.net/1773/19552
Language en_US

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