Accession Number:

ADA003268

Title:

A Framework for Uncertainty Management in Water Resources Planning.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

DECISION SCIENCES CORP JENKINTOWN PA

Report Date:

1974-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

The management of uncertainty in Water-Resource Planning introduces a major choice involving risk taking Delay action and pay more in time and resources to further reduce uncertaintyrisk, or take action now, and accept the presence of uncertaintyrisk. This report describes the methodology for Making this choice, recognizing the vital importance of the managers perception of, and willingness to take risk, and procedures for structuring uncertainty, having made the choice.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE