Scarce Water and Technology, Control and Use Solutions Course Outline

Fromm Institute Fall Term 2009 Mondays September 14 – November 9

Rod Handeland 2415 Octavia St. San Francisco, CA 94109

415-929-8617, rpjhand@pacbell.net, www.rodhandeland.com

I. Water and Earth’s Biosphere

 

 

II. Water and Civilizations

 

 

III. Water Challenges for North America, the Western US and California

 

 

 

IV. Water Challenges and Cooperation in the World

 

 

 

V. Extending the Water Cycle through Conservation, Efficiency, Technology, Management

 

 

 

VI. Water and Public Policy to Improve Equity and Meet People’s Needs

 

 

VII. Potential Breakthroughs to Meet Challenges of Population Rise, Economic Growth, Global Warming