Title

Aridity

Comments

Appears in Encylopedia of Politics of the American West. Steven L. Danver, ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: CQ Press, 2013. 1:180-181.

Abstract

Provides an overview of how aridity in the American West has influenced that region's economic, environmental, and political development and U.S. Government policies in this region.

Keywords

aridity, dryness, water policy, government policy, drought, environmental policy

Date of this Version

5-2013

DOI

10.4135/9781452276076.n53