Bibliography - Groundwater

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Chavez, O. E., Mining of Internatiojnally Shared Aquifers: The El Paso-Juarez Case, 40 Nat. Resources J. 237 (2000)

Coghlin, John A., All-American Canal Project Sparks Test Case for Transboundary Groundwater Law, 14 B.C. Int'l & Comp. L. Rev. 189 (1991)

Eckstein, Gabriel, Commentary on the U.N. International Law Commission's Draft Articles on the Law of Transboundary Aquifers, 18 Colo. J. Int'l Envt'l L. & Pol'y 537 (2007) (487 kb PDF)

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Ingram, Helen, Transboundary Groundwater on the U.S.-Mexico Border: Is the Glass Half Full, Half Empty or Even on the Table?, 40 Nat. Resources J. 198 (2000)

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Llamas, R. & Custodio, E., Intensively Exploited Aquifers: Main Concepts, Relevant Facts, and Some Suggestions, IHP-VI, Series on Groundwater No. 4, UNESCO (2002) (PDF)

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Mechlem, K., Shared Resources: Transboundary Groundwaters - Reports of the Special Rapporteur, 34 Envt'l Pol'y & L. 162 (2004) (PDF)

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