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Water Management

  • Auswirkungen von Mikroplastik auf die Grünlippmuschel Perna viridisby Sinja Rist

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 54.99

    SinjaRist untersucht die Auswirkungen von Mikroplastik, das in marinen Sedimentenweltweit verbreitet ist, auf die Grünlippmuschel Perna viridis. Sie zeigt, dassnach einer 6-wöchigen Exposition im Labor mit steigender Partikelzahl starkeEinschränkungen physiologischer Funktionen wie Filtration, Atmung, Bewegung undByssusproduktion sowie eine erhöhte... more...

  • Environmental Planning for Oceans and Coastsby Michelle Eva Portman

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book informsenvironmental planning professionals, students and those interested in oceansand coasts from an environmental perspective about what is needed for planningand management of these unique environments. It is comprised of twelve chaptersorganized in three parts. Part I highlights the basics tenets of environmentalplanning for oceans and... more...

  • Soil Erosion and Sediment Flux in Northern Jordanby Sabine Kraushaar

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This book combines new quantitative erosion measurement methods with a geochemical fingerprint and a model-based approach to measure erosion and sediment flux in the Wadi Al-Arab, a Mediterranean to semi-arid catchment in northwest Jordan. The outcomes reveal the local importance of soil erosion and sediment yield in connection with sedimentation... more...

  • Sustainable Water Management in Urban Environmentsby Tamim Younos; Tammy E. Parece

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 309.00

    Thisvolume focuses on practical aspects of sustainable water management in urbanareas and presents a discussion of key concepts, methodologies, and casestudies of innovative and evolving technologies. Topics include: (1) challengesin urban water resiliency; (2) water and energy nexus; (3) integrated urbanwater management; and (4) water reuse options... more...

  • Ditch in Timeby Patricia Nelson Limerick; Jason L. Hanson

    Fulcrum Publishing 2016; US$ 19.99

    Tracing the origins and growth of the Denver Water Department, this study of water and its unique role and history in the West, as well as in the nation, raises questions about the complex relationship among cities, suburbs, and rural areas, allowing us to consider this precious resource and its past, present, and future with both optimism and realism. more...

  • Urban Storm Water Management, Second Editionby Hormoz Pazwash

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 159.95

    Design Drainage and Storm Water Management Systems Efficiently Urban Storm Water Management, Second Edition covers the design, installation, and maintenance of storm water management systems, addresses the impact of urban development on runoff and infiltration, and focuses on storm water management relative to flooding and water pollution.... more...

  • Bioremediation of Wastewaterby Olga Sanchez

    Apple Academic Press 2016; US$ 149.95

    The quantity and quality of waste generated and discharged into natural water bodies is a topic of serious concern. Consequently, there is a need for different strategies to address wastewater treatment and subsequent reuse, especially in arid and semi-arid areas where water shortages are the rule. Biological treatment processes constitute crucial... more...

  • Wetland Soilsby Michael J. Vepraskas; Christopher B. Craft

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 159.95

    A Major Revision of the Previous Edition Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition contains 11 new chapters and additional updates written by new authors with a broad range of related field and academic experience. This revised work augments the previous material on wetland functions and restorations,... more...

  • Waterby Denis Le Bihan; Hidenao Fukuyama

    Pan Stanford Publishing 2016; US$ 99.95

    The main objective of this book is to bring together multidisciplinary contributions from leading authorities on the properties and roles of water in cell systems which are otherwise dispersed in the literature and difficult to gather. The authors are drawn from areas of physics, chemistry, biology and physiology, where water plays a central role.... more...

  • A Practical Guide to Particle Counting for Drinking Water Treatmentby John Michael Broadwell

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 132.95

    As EPA standards for water quality have tightened in recent years, the need to more accurately assess filter performance and improve the overall treatment process has led to increased demand for the high sensitivity provided by particle counters. One particle counter can give you more data than a dozen turbidimeters-if you know how to sort through... more...