Salt lake County, Utah's major population center, continues to experience rapid urban growth. The Impacts of urbanization on land use patterns and natural resources in the county are of particular Interest to both state and local policy makers and planners. The effect of urban development on a dwindling agricultural land base and water resources must be assessed to allow a rational basis for future water allocation and land use planning .
Price, Kevin P.; Willie, Reynold D.; Wheeler, Douglas J.; and Ridd, Merrill K., "Land Use Inventory of Salt Lake County, Utah From Color Infrared Aerial Photography 1982" (1982). All U.S. Government Documents (Utah Regional Depository). Paper 529.