in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building; US Politics. 2371 words.
Mead, Elwood (16 January 1858–26 January 1936), U.S. Commissioner of Reclamation, was born near Patriot, Indiana, the son of David B. Mead, a farmer, and Lucinda Davis. Mead spent his early...
in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science
P ublished online October 2016 .
Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building. 11408 words.
Infrastructure systems—sometimes referred to as critical infrastructure or lifelines—provide services such as energy, water, sanitation, transportation, and communications that are...
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