for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry ...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Water, Agriculture and the Environment in Spain: can we square the circle?

Water, Agriculture and the Environment in Spain: can we square the circle? by Lucia De Stefano
Add to cart
US$ 132.95
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)
1 Introduction

PART 1: Political framework and institutions
2 The concept of water and food security in Spain
3 Water planning and management after the EU Water Framework Directive
4 Institutional reform in Spain to address water challenges

PART 2: Metrification of water uses
5 Towards an Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM)
6 Overview of the extended water footprint in Spain: The importance of agricultural water consumption in the Spanish economy
7 An overview of groundwater resources in Spain
8 The extended water footprint of the Guadalquivir basin
9 The extended water footprint of the Guadiana river basin
10 Lessons learnt from analyses of the water footprint of tomatoes and olive oil in Spain.
PART 3: Looking at the environment and sector uses
11 Linking land management to water planning: Estimating the water consumption of Spanish forests
12 The challenges of agricultural diffuse pollution
13 Urban and industrial water use challenges
14 Challenges and opportunities related to the Spanish water-energy nexus
15 Considerations on climate variability and change in Spain

PART 4: Possible mechanisms and enabling conditions
16 Water trading in Spain
17 Public participation and transparency in water management
18 Taming the groundwater chaos the modernization of irrigation systems

PART 5: Case studies
20 Tablas de Daimiel National Park and groundwater conflicts
21 Intensively irrigated agriculture in the north-west of DoƱana
22 The Canary Islands
CRC Press; October 2012
320 pages; ISBN 9780203096123
Read online, or download in secure PDF format
Title: Water, Agriculture and the Environment in Spain: can we square the circle?
Author: Lucia De Stefano; M. Ramon Llamas
 
Buy, download and read Water, Agriculture and the Environment in Spain: can we square the circle? (eBook) by Lucia De Stefano; M. Ramon Llamas today!