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The Resource Sharing the common pool : water rights in the everyday lives of Texans, Charles R. Porter Jr. ; foreword by Andrew Sansom

Sharing the common pool : water rights in the everyday lives of Texans, Charles R. Porter Jr. ; foreword by Andrew Sansom

Label
Sharing the common pool : water rights in the everyday lives of Texans
Title
Sharing the common pool
Title remainder
water rights in the everyday lives of Texans
Statement of responsibility
Charles R. Porter Jr. ; foreword by Andrew Sansom
Title variation
Water rights in the everyday lives of Texans
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
If all the people, municipalities, agencies, businesses, power plants, and other entities that think they have a right to the water in Texas actually tried to exercise those rights, there would not be enough water to satisfy all claims, no matter how legitimate. In Sharing the Common Pool: Water Rights in the Everyday Lives of Texans, water rights expert Charles Porter explains in the simplest possible terms who has rights to the water in Texas, who determines who has those rights, and who benefits or suffers because of it. The origins of Texas water law, which contains
Member of
Cataloging source
CN3GA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porter, Charles R.
Dewey number
346.76404/691
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KFT1323.W2
LC item number
P67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
River books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water rights
  • LAW
  • Water rights
  • Texas
Label
Sharing the common pool : water rights in the everyday lives of Texans, Charles R. Porter Jr. ; foreword by Andrew Sansom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (217-233 pages) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: Natural Water, Human Rules; 1. The Unique Characteristics of Water and Water Rights in Texas; 2. Water Rights and Water Law in General; Part Two: Who Owns Water?; 3. Water: State Owned; 4. Water: Privately Owned; 5. Water: Shared Ownership; Part Three: How is Water Used and Regulated?; 6. Supply and Demand, Today and Tomorrow; 7. How We Use Water; 8. Who Regulates Water Use?; Part Four: How Do Water Rights Affect Real Estate Transactions?; 9. Water and Everyday Real Estate Transactions
  • Part Five: What Should Guide Water Policy: ""The Common Good"" or Private Rights?10. Public Policy Debates in the Recent Past; 11. Public Policy through the Crystal Ball; Epilogue; Appendix 1: Significant Court Cases Concerning Texas Water Rights; Appendix 2: Government and Other Resources; Appendix 3: Texas Supreme Court Cases and Other Significant Texas Cases; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Control code
895709096
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623491703
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
21bdfbc6-92bd-42b3-b3eb-e2e922b191ba
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)895709096
Label
Sharing the common pool : water rights in the everyday lives of Texans, Charles R. Porter Jr. ; foreword by Andrew Sansom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (217-233 pages) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: Natural Water, Human Rules; 1. The Unique Characteristics of Water and Water Rights in Texas; 2. Water Rights and Water Law in General; Part Two: Who Owns Water?; 3. Water: State Owned; 4. Water: Privately Owned; 5. Water: Shared Ownership; Part Three: How is Water Used and Regulated?; 6. Supply and Demand, Today and Tomorrow; 7. How We Use Water; 8. Who Regulates Water Use?; Part Four: How Do Water Rights Affect Real Estate Transactions?; 9. Water and Everyday Real Estate Transactions
  • Part Five: What Should Guide Water Policy: ""The Common Good"" or Private Rights?10. Public Policy Debates in the Recent Past; 11. Public Policy through the Crystal Ball; Epilogue; Appendix 1: Significant Court Cases Concerning Texas Water Rights; Appendix 2: Government and Other Resources; Appendix 3: Texas Supreme Court Cases and Other Significant Texas Cases; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Control code
895709096
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781623491703
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
21bdfbc6-92bd-42b3-b3eb-e2e922b191ba
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)895709096

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