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Introduction

  • Elias Salameh
  • Musa Shteiwi
  • Marwan Al Raggad
Chapter
Part of the World Water Resources book series (WWR, volume 1)

Abstract

As a naturally semi-arid country, Jordan has limited amounts of rainfall and hence limited surface and groundwater resources.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elias Salameh
    • 1
  • Musa Shteiwi
    • 1
  • Marwan Al Raggad
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for Strategic Studies, University of JordanAmmanJordan
  2. 2.Water, Energy and Environment CenterUniversity of JordanAmmanJordan

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