Table of contents for The Great Lakes water wars : the battle to protect the largest reservoir of fresh surface water on Earth / Peter Annin.

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Author's Note
Part I - Hope & Hopelessness
1. To Have and Have Not
The Great Lakes and the global water picture
2. The Aral Experiment 
Are there lessons that the Great Lakes can learn from the Aral Sea's desiccation?
3. Rising Temperatures, Falling Water?
Impacts of climate change on the Great Lakes watershed
4. A History of Desire
 Diversion fears prompt protective measures in the Great Lakes region
Part II - Battle Lines & Skirmishes
5. Reversing a River
The conflicted history of the Chicago River diversion
6. Long Lac & Ogoki 
Two large diversions into the Great Lakes affect the entire Basin 
7. Pleasing Pleasant Prairie
A Wisconsin town's diversion permit prompts lingering questions
8. Sacrificing Lowell 
An Indiana community's request for Great Lakes water is denied
9. Tapping Mud Creek 
A consumptive use case tests the Great Lakes Charter 
10. Akron Gets the Nod 
An Ohio town gets Great Lakes water and controversy follows
Part III - New Rules of Engagement
11. The Nova Group & Annex 2001 
An export idea sparks calls for more water controls
12. Marching Toward A Compact
Pulling together a modern, binding water management accord 
13. Waukesha Worries
A Wisconsin suburb emerges as the next diversion battleground 
14. Who'll Win the War?
 How future Great Lakes water tensions will be resolved
Epilogue: The Water Awakening

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Water resources development -- Great Lakes.
Water-supply -- Great Lakes.