University Consortium for Geographic Information Science (UCGIS), 44

Urban climatology, 80

Urban policy, 111-113

Urban poverty, 102

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), 63, 129

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, 115

U.S. Bureau of the Census, 43, 61, 126

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, 117

U.S. Department of Education, 148

U.S. Department of Energy, 117, 126

U.S. Department of State, 158

U.S. Department of Transportation, 126

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 92, 126

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), 42-43, 54, 58, 108, 124-126, 191

V

Vance-Owen plan. See Bosnia, partition of

Vertical integration, 3, 30

Visualization, 141.

See also Geographic visualization (GVis); Multidimensional visualization, dynamic

W

Warsaw Pact, splintering of. See Cold War, demise of

Water-budget algorithms, 131.

See also Evapotranspiration

Watershed dynamics, 89-92.

See also Floods

managing, 101, 112, 114

Water Resources, 112

White House Interagency Floodplain Management Task Force, 122

World Bank Conference on Overcoming Global Hunger, 135

World Wide Web, 43, 160

Y

Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository, 123



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