Appropriation of Rio San Juan by Monterrey City, Mexico: Implications for Agriculture and Basin Water Sharing

Examines water transfers from agriculture to urban use in the broad context of economic transformation, political negotiation, water law and policy, and international affairs.

Scott, C.A., F. Flores-López, and J.R. Gastélum. 2007. Appropriation of Río San Juan by Monterrey City, Mexico: Implications for agriculture and basin water sharing. Paddy and Water Environment 5(4):253-62. [pdf]