JOURNAL OF NATURAL RESOURCES ›› 1995, Vol. 10 ›› Issue (3): 252-258.doi: 10.11849/zrzyxb.1995.03.008

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SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF WATER RESOURCE

Chen Jiaqi   

  1. China Institute of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Research
  • Online:1995-09-25 Published:1995-09-25

Abstract: The human race must create sustainable developing society, economy and survival environment. To apply the principles of sustainable development and utilization to water resource, which is the main pillar of life support system and economic development, is the substantial assurance of sustainable development. The global hydrological circulation enables the environments of all parts of the world to be united as a whole, and we have to cope with the problems of comprehensive development, utilization and management of water resource through overall approaches accordingly. Attention should be paid to the possible disturbance to the hydrological circulation process due to the development and utilization of water resource by the people. For the sustainable development of water resource it is important to meet the overall needs of the progress of human society and environment protection, and it is undesirable to talk about water just for water sake. In this paper some basic views related to the issues of water resources sustainable development planning work are expounded,and for attaining this goal it is pointed out that a consensus of the whole society to the principle of sustainable development shoule be acquired.

Key words: sustainable development of water resource, survival environment, water resource planning