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Referencia: Código 7041


DESCRIPCIÓN:

Octubre de 2016  -  Daniel H. Chen  -  Refª 7041

CONTENIDO:

Daniel H. Chen

Octubre de 2016      Páginas: 428   92 ilustraciones

Código 7041      ISBN/EAN: 9781482215182

Features

  • Discusses best practices for water resource allocation, ground water protection, and water quality assurance.
  • Offers chapters on urban, rural, arid, and underdeveloped regions of the world.
  • Describes timely topics such as drought, ecosystem sustainability, climate change, and water management for shale oil and gas development.
  • Covers water resource planning and governance, water infrastructure planning and adaptation, proper regulations, and water scarcity and inequality
  • Discusses water resource monitoring, efficiency, and quality management.

Summary

While the world’s population continues to grow, the availability of water remains constant. Facing the looming water crisis, society needs to tackle strategic management issues as an integrated part of the solution toward water sustainability. The first volume in the two-volume set Sustainable Water Management and Technologies offers readers a practical and comprehensive look at such key water management topics as water resource planning and governance, water infrastructure planning and adaption, proper regulations, and water scarcity and inequality. It discusses best management practices for water resource allocation, ground water protection, and water quality assurance, especially for rural, arid, and underdeveloped regions of the world. Timely topics such as drought, ecosystem sustainability, climate change, and water management for shale oil and gas development are presented.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Water Quality Management

Kevin Wagner, Lucas Gregory, and Allen Berthold

Chapter 2 Water Monitoring and Diagnosis

Kevin Urbanczyk

Chapter 3 Sustainable Monitoring of Algal Blooms

Hesam Zamankhan, Judy Westrick, Frank R. Anscombe,Richard Stumpf, Timothy T. Wynne, James Sullivan,

Michael Twardowski, Timothy Moore, and Hyeok Choi

Chapter 4 Groundwater Management (Aquifer Storage and Recovery, Overdraft)

Dorina Murgulet

Chapter 5 Reservoir System Management

Ralph A. Wurbs

Chapter 6 Sustainable Urban Water Management

Willy Giron Matute, Mohamed K. Mostafa, Daniel Attoh,Ramesh C. Chawla, and Robert W. Peters

Chapter 7 Water Management for Shale Oil and Gas Development

Ross Tomson, Liwen Chen, and Peyton C. Richmond

Chapter 8 Outreach Programs for Awareness of Water Resources Sustainability and Adoption of Best Management Practices

Jennifer L. Peterson, Larry A. Redmon, and Mark L. McFarland

Chapter 9 Water Scarcity in Developing Regions

John Anthony Byrne, Pilar Fernandez-Ibanez,and Preetam Kumar Sharma

Chapter 10 Perspectives on Managing Freshwater Systems for Sustainable Use

Jeffrey A. Thornton, Walter Rast, and Hebin Lin

Chapter 11 Climate Change and Future Water Supply

John W. Nielsen-Gammon

Chapter 12 Adapting Water Infrastructure to Nonstationary Climate Changes

Jeff Yang

Chapter 13 Integration of Water and Energy Sustainability

Kelly T. Sanders and Carey W. King

Chapter 14 Water, Energy, and Ecosystem Sustainability

Cindy Loeffler, Leslie D. Hartman, and Daniel H. Chen

Chapter 15 Optimum, Sustainable, and Integrated Water Management

Tapas K. Das

Index

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