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  • Imagining Industanby Zafar Adeel; Robert G. Wirsing

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 83.82

    This volume calls upon over a dozen Indus observers to imagine a scenario for the Indus basin in which transboundary cooperation over water resources overcomes the insecurity arising from water dependence and scarcity. From diverse perspectives, its essays examine the potential benefits to be gained from revisiting the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty, as... more...

  • Sustainable Water Resources Planning and Management Under Climate Changeby Elpida Kolokytha; Satoru Oishi; Ramesh S.V. Teegavarapu

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 108.86

    This book discusses different aspects of water resources, ranging from hydrology and modeling to management and policy responses. Climate changes and the uncertainty of future hydrological regimes make sustainable water resources management a difficult task, requiring a set of approaches that address climate variability and change. The book focuses... more...

  • The Glaciers of Icelandby Helgi Björnsson; Julian Meldon D'Arcy

    Atlantis Press 2016; US$ 141.52

    This book is the first comprehensive overview and evaluation of the origins, history and current size and condition of all of Iceland's major glaciers (including Vatnajökull, the largest in Europe) at the beginning of the twenty-first century. It is not only illustrated with many beautiful photographs and graphs of recent statistics and scientific... more...

  • Climate Change Adaptation Strategies ? An Upstream-downstream Perspectiveby Nadine Salzmann; Christian Huggel; Samuel U. Nussbaumer; Gina Ziervogel

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 108.86

    Climate change and the related adverse impacts are among the greatest challenges facing humankind during the coming decades. Even with a significant reduction of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions, it will be inevitable for societies to adapt to new climatic conditions and associated impacts and risks. This book offers insights to first experiences... more...

  • Waters of Brazilby Carlos Eduardo de Mattos Bicudo; José Galizia Tundisi; Marcos Cortesão Barnsley Scheuenstuhl

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 83.82

    This book is a  product of Brazilian Academy of Sciences Study Group about water issue. The water cycle was addressed based on an integrated point of view, aiming at joining technological and ecological solutions and integrating quantitative and qualitative aspects of this important environmental asset. Issues such as the water resources management... more...

  • Hydrologieby Encyclopædia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Étymologiquement, l'hydrologie est la science de l'eau. Molécule, gaz, liquide ou solide, l'eau voit son étude ressortir à la physique et à la chimie. C'est à l'étude de l'eau dans la nature, où s'expriment évidemment ses propriétés physico-chimiques, qu'est consacrée l'hydrologie. L'eau apparaît... more...

  • Prehistoric River Saraswati, Western Indiaby K.S. Valdiya

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 83.82

    This book portrays the Himalayan-born River Saraswati, a legendary river that was the lifeline of a progressive and vibrant society for more than three thousand years. Written in simple language and richly illustrated, it highlights the events that resulted in the robbing of the Saraswati of its water and the end of a wonderful culture. The author... more...

  • Groundwater Engineeringby Yiqun Tang; Jie Zhou; Ping Yang; Jingjing Yan; Nianqing Zhou

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 141.52

    Integrating information from several areas of engineering geology, hydrogeology, geotechnical engineering, this book addresses the general field of groundwater from an engineering perspective. It covers geological engineering as well as hydrogeological and environmental geological problems caused by groundwater engineering. It includes 10 chapters,... more...

  • Advances in Theoretical Hydrologyby J.P. O'Kane

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    This Festschrift containing sixteen invited essays and papers is a tribute to the distinguished Irish hydrologist James Dooge on the occasion of his 70th birthday. His former students, colleagues and friends in fourteen countries, have provided a varied selection on his favourite topics: flow in open channels and unsaturated soil, and also from his... more...

  • Fluid Flow in the Subsurfaceby Hui Hai Liu

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 108.86

    This book presents a systematic attempt to generalize several fundamental physical laws related to subsurface fluid flow that are important for a number of contemporary applications in the areas of hydrogeology, reservoir engineering and rock mechanics. It also covers the history of discovering these physical laws, their respective scope of validity,... more...