Water Resources: Environmental Planning, Management, and Development
Asit K. Biswas
McGraw-Hill, 1997 - Technology & Engineering - 737 pages
This state-of-the-art reference offers water resource and environmental professionals international coverage of water quality management and environmental issues, including the environmental impact of water development. Featuring contributions by experts from nine countries, this book presents the latest concepts and data on waterlogging and salinity, sedimentation, land use, eutrophication, fisheries, and aquatic weeds. Readers will also get information on social impacts, economic instruments, initiating environmentally responsible projects, water quality modeling and monitoring, water reuse, and more.
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Land Use Erosion and Water Resources
Waterlogging and Salinity
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agencies agricultural algae algal allocation analysis aquaculture aquatic plants aquatic weeds aquifer areas assessment Aswan High Dam basin biological biomass changes chemical concentration Conservation contamination costs crop cyanobacteria depth discharge drainage economic ecosystem effects effluent environment environmental eutrophication evaluation example factors fish flow freshwater groundwater growth herbicide hydraulic hydrologic impacts implementation increase industrial Inland Fisheries input Institute Internatl irrigation James Bay Project Limnol loading major ment methods monitoring program municipal nitrogen nutrient OECD oligotrophic operation organic percent phosphorus phytoplankton planning pollution population potential problems production project-affected projects reclaimed water reduced regions resettlement result river salinity samples sediment simulation soil erosion soil salinity sources species storage studies surface tion treatment tropical United urban users variables Verein Verh wastewater wastewater reuse water bodies water quality Water Resources water supply water-quality World Bank zone
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