Report on the Lands of the Arid Region of the United States, with a More Detailed Account of the Lands of Utah. With Maps. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Report on the Lands of the Arid Region of the United States, with a More Detailed Account of the Lands of Utah. With Maps.

Creator

  • Author: Powell, John Wesley,; 1834-1902
    Creator Type: Personal

Publisher

  • Name: Govt. Print. Off.
    Place of Publication: Washington

Date

  • Creation: 1879
  • Digitized: 2006-05

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: A report on the lands of the Arid Region of the United States, including their agricultural and grazing potential as well as a statement of the rainfall of the western portion of the United States.
  • Physical Description: xv, 195 p. maps, 30 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Rain and rainfall -- West (U.S.)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Irrigation -- Utah.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Irrigation -- West (U.S.)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Public lands -- United States.
  • Keyword: land use
  • Keyword: development
  • Keyword: land-cover change
  • Keyword: plains
  • Keyword: grasslands
  • Keyword: deserts
  • Keyword: prairies
  • Keyword: forests
  • Keyword: water rights
  • Keyword: water issues
  • Keyword: freshwater
  • Keyword: rainfall
  • Keyword: paleoclimatology
  • Keyword: desertification
  • Keyword: overgrazing
  • Keyword: rivers

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Utah

Collection

  • Name: Government Documents General Collection
    Code: UNTGOV
  • Name: Environmental Policy Collection
    Code: ESDC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 4902901
  • Government Documents No.: I 17.2:Ar 4
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc125

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: 7 creationHardware: Zeutschel OS 10000