| Our land and water resources; current and prospective supplies and uses - :11593 | National Ocean Service (NOS)
Stacks Logo
Advanced Search
Select up to three search categories and corresponding keywords using the fields to the right. Refer to the Help section for more detailed instructions.
Clear All Simple Search
Advanced Search
Our land and water resources; current and prospective supplies and uses
  • Published Date:
Filetype[PDF-4.27 MB]

  • Corporate Authors:
    United States, Department of Agriculture., Economic Research Service.
  • Description:
    Summary. pp. vi.

    Introduction. pp. 1.

    Land resources. pp. 1.

    Water resources. pp. 33.

    Prospective land and water resource requirements and potentials. pp. 41.

    Current problem areas affecting land use policy. pp. 46.

    Literature cited. pp. 51.

    Appendix: Secretary's Memorandum No. 1827, Statement on Land-Use Policy. pp. 52.

    U.S. land and water resources are analyzed as a basis for projecting national agricultural cropland and other land needs to the year 2000. Impact of changes in technology and resource development as well as environmental and institutional factors affecting the availability of these natural resources are discussed. Emphasis is placed on the continuing responsibility of federal, State, and local governments to assess the adequacy of our natural resources to meet future needs and to improve the quality of the environment.

  • Document Type:
  • Place as Subject:
  • Supporting Files:
    No Additional Files
No Related Documents.
You May Also Like: