Water Banks: A Tool for Enhancing Water Supply Reliability
|Title||Water Banks: A Tool for Enhancing Water Supply Reliability|
|Year of Publication||2010|
|Authors||O'Donnell, M, Colby, B|
|Institution||University of Arizona|
The purpose of this guidebook is to provide an overview of the roles and functions that a water bank can serve and the steps needed to create an effective water acquisition program to enhance supply reliability using a water bank. We also provide a concise menu of decision and evaluation criteria and examine design and implementation factors, as well as potential shortcomings and challenges in water bank design and operations.