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River, lake, and water-supply engineering (General)

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  • The Water Encyclopedia, Third Editionby Pedro Jr. Fierro; Evan K. Nyer

    CRC Press 2007; US$ 331.00

    Data Management , D. McCarthy Introduction Database Overview Geographic Information Systems Overview Understanding Data Management Needs Data Categorization Data Reporting Metadata Conclusions International Data Collection, D. Zell Introduction Data Sources Case Studies General Processes for Data Collection Internet... more...

  • Ecological Economics of Sustainable Watershed Managementby Jon D. Erickson

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 120.00

    Delves into the complex scientific underpinning of sustainable watershed analysis and management more...

  • Water Resources Systems Planning and Managementby Sharad K. Jain; V.P. Singh

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 260.00

    This book is divided into four parts. The first part, Preliminaries, begins by introducing the basic theme of the book. It provides an overview of the current status of water resources utilization, the likely scenario of future demands, and advantages and disadvantages of systems techniques. An understanding of how the hydrological data are measured... more...

  • Integrated Watershed Management in the Global Ecosystemby Rattan Lal

    CRC Press 1999; US$ 172.95

    Introduction Rationale for Watershed as a Basis for Sustainable Management of Soil and Water Resources-R. Lal Watershed Management for Soil Erosion Control Challenges in Ecosystem Management in Watershed Context in Asia-J. S. Samra and H. Eswaran Operative Processes for Sediment-Based Watershed Degradation in Small, Tropical Volcanic Island Ecosystems-S.... more...

  • Water Resources Perspectivesby W.W. Wood; A.S. Alsharhan

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 165.00

    Many countries in the world have made great efforts, to remedy the water shortage, by providing financial and technical backing, for water desalination, treatment of wastewater and improved management and conservation techniques. Water ministries, universities and research centres have supported scientific research, and applied the most recent technologies,... more...

  • Integrated Watershed Managementby H.M. Gregersen; P.F. Ffolliott; K.N. Brooks

    CABI 2007; US$ 70.00

    Land and water management is especially critical as the use of upstream watersheds can drastically affect large numbers of people living in downstream watersheds. This work examines the institutional and technical context for managing watersheds and river basins, including the involvement of both the public and private sectors. more...

  • Integrated River Basin Management through Decentralizationby Karin Kemper; William Blomquist; Ariel Dinar

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 179.00

    Drawing upon a worldwide survey of river basin organizations and in-depth studies of eight river basins in a variety of locations around the globe, this book examines how institutional arrangements for managing water resources at the river-basin level have been designed and implemented, what the impetus for these arrangements has been, and what institutional... more...

  • River Restorationby Stephen Darby; David Sear

    Wiley 2008; US$ 223.95

    River restoration projects are designed to recreate functional characteristics within a context of physical stability. They tend to focus on the development and application of geomorphic principles for river restoration design. Due to different models obtaining different results on the same problem, incomplete or absent data, and climatic/social/cultural... more...

  • Land, Water and Developmentby Malcolm Newson

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 58.95

    Water is newsworthy: there is, or will be, a world water crisis. Aggravated by climate change, we are approaching the limits of human exploitation of freshwater resources, notably in growing essential food. The complexities and uncertainties associated with improving our management of fresh water take the potential remedies out of the hands of simple,... more...

  • Urban Water in Japanby Rutger de Graaf; Fransje Hooimeijer

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 125.95

    Introduction. Urban Development Versus the Water System in Tokyo. The Urban Water System in Tokyo. The Development of Modern River Management in Japan. Urban Flood Control in Japan. Urbanisation in Lowland Areas. Parallel Plan Making Approach for Urban Water Management. Operation and Maintenance of Urban Water Systems. Lessons for Delta Areas. more...