• Desalination as a Water Source for Municipal and Industrial Water Users: The Future Is Now 

      Norton, Nancy A.; Abdul-Akeem, Sadiq; Norton, Virgil (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      Presented in this paper is an overview of technology, costs, and environmental issues associated with desalination. Use of desalination to produce fresh water is rapidly expanding. Key issues are cost and potential ...
    • The Effect of Water Use Regulations on Net Returns and Marginal User Costs 

      Norton, Nancy A.; Norton, Virgil; Clark, Richard T.; Schneekloth, Joel P. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      A non-linear constrained net-revenue model was used to estimate the effects of groundwater regulations that allow for accumulation and marketing of unused annual irrigation allocations. The research shows that such ...
    • An Overview of Water-Resource Issues in the Middle and Lower Flint River Subbasins, Southwest Georgia 

      Warner, Debbie; Norton, Virgil (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      The water resources of the Flint River Basin, its tributaries, and the aquifers of the middle and lower subbasins are vitally important to agriculture, industries, and municipalities of southwest Georgia. Population ...
    • Recommendations for Metering Agricultural Water Withdrawals in Georgia 

      Thomas, Daniel L.; Harrison, Kerry A.; Norton, Virgil; Norton, Nancy A.; Hook, James E.; Eigenberg, D.A.; Wheeler, L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      The purpose of this short document is to provide general recommendations for approaches to measuring agricultural irrigation withdrawals from surface and ground water resources for the state of Georgia. With over 20,000 ...