Gulf of California, Calorado river basin 27 Giwa Regional Assessment
The GIWA region 27 covers the Gulf of California and its drainage basins. This report focuses on the Colorado River Basin with emphasis on the delta area. The report presents the results of research, information development and policy analysis. The methodology covers issues such as water availability, regional imbalances, relationships between water use and water quality, and alternative low-cost natural systems for treating wastewater. The papers range from addressing fundamental scientifi c questions regarding the linkages between land use and water quality, to the ecological impacts of excessive water consumption, to the feasibility of applying alternative treatment options.
10 Jan 2014