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  1. Best Management Practices for Drip Irrigated Crops

    Edited by Kamal Gurmeet Singh, Megh R. Goyal, Ramesh P. Rudra

    Series: Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

    This book focuses on best management practices for drip irrigated crops. It cover irrigation methods, scheduling of micro irrigation, and mulching and crop performance. Micro irrigation techniques with diverse crops are discussed, including sweet pepper, chili, tomatoes, cauliflower, wheat, sweet...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Water and Fertigation Management in Micro Irrigation

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    Series: Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation

    This important volume, the ninth in the Research Advances in Sustainable Micro Irrigation book series, provides an invaluable addition to the literature and knowledge on the ever-growing need for sustainable irrigation for agricultural crops in many water-scarce parts of the world. The book...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Climate Change Mitigation

    Greenhouse Gas Reduction and Biochemicals

    Edited by Jimmy Alexander Faria Albanese, M. Pilar Ruiz

    Climate change is a significant threat to humanity's future. Culturally, politically, economically, and personally, however, we are all deeply embedded in a system that continues to send us on a collision course that leads directly toward this threat. At this point, climate change is inevitable....

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Solid Waste as a Renewable Resource

    Methodologies

    Edited by Jimmy Alexander Faria Albanese, M. Pilar Ruiz

    The twenty-first century world faces several enormous challenges: how to mitigate climate change, meet a growing energy demand without relying on fossil fuels, and manage the escalating quantities of solid waste generated by cities around the world. This compendium volume offers a viable solution...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Innovative Materials and Methods for Water Treatment

    Solutions for Arsenic and Chromium Removal

    Edited by Marek Bryjak, Nalan Kabay, Bernabe L. Rivas, Jochen Bundschuh

    Series: Sustainable Water Developments - Resources, Management, Treatment, Efficiency and Reuse

    Due to increasing demand for potable and irrigation water, water suppliers have to use alternative resources. They either have to regenerate wastewater or deal with contaminated surface water. This book brings together the experiences of various experts in preparing of innovative materials that are...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Production of Colloidal Biogenic Selenium and Removal by Different Coagulation-Flocculation Approaches

    By Lucian C. Staicu

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Selenium (Se) is a chemical element of concern due to its toxicity and increasing anthropogenic release to the environment. Se oxyanions, selenite and selenate, are water-soluble, bioavailable and toxic, whereas elemental selenium, Se(0), is solid and less toxic. Nevertheless, Se(0) is potentially...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Prestressed Concrete-Lined Pressure Tunnels

    Towards Improved Safety and Economical Design

    By T.D.Y.F. Simanjuntak

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Hydropower can be a source of sustainable energy, provided environmental considerations are taken into account and economic aspects of hydropower design are appropriately addressed. Using concrete-lined pressure tunnels instead of steel pipes may be economically attractive but may also have...

    To Be Published August 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 53

    Edited by R.N. Hughes, D.J. Hughes, I. P. Smith, A.C. Dale

    Series: Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

    Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to global environmental issues create a demand for authoritative reviews summarizing the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this demand since its founding by the...

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. The Economic Value of Water

    By Diana C. Gibbons

    Gibbons examines the water supply problem through five case studies. The problems faced by these regions and the methods suggested to overcome them provide excellent models for the entire United States. The case studies---typically, expanding supplies---but economic efficiency principles lead to...

    To Be Published August 6th 2015 by RFF Press

  10. Hydrological Drought Forecasting in Africa at Different Spatial and Temporal Scales

    By Patricia M. Trambauer Arechavaleta

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    Africa has been severely affected by droughts in the past, contributing to food insecure conditions in several African countries. In view of the (even more) severe drought conditions and water shortage that may be expected in sub-Saharan Africa in the coming years, efforts should focus on improving...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by CRC Press