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Daniel B. Fagre. (2005) "Adapting to the reality of climate change at Glacier National Park, Montana, USA. Proceedings: Conferencia Cambio Climatico, Bogota.

 

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Western Water Assessment. Background information on water law and management in the west. Accessed March 12, 2009. http://wwa.colorado.edu/colorado_river/law.html

 

 

Statement of Dr. Jack E. Williams, senior scientist, Trout Unlimited, before the Subcommittee on Water and Power, Energy and Natural Resources Committee, United States Senate, June 6, 2007.