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  1. Water Management, Food Security and Sustainable Agriculture in Developing Economies

    Edited by M. Dinesh Kumar, M.V.K. Sivamohan, Nitin Bassi

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

    This book addresses strategies for food security and sustainable agriculture in developing economies. The book focuses primarily on India, a fast developing economy, whose natural resource base comprising land and water supporting agricultural production is not only under enormous stress, but also...

    To Be Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Environmental Hydrology, Third Edition

    By Andy D. Ward, Stanley W. Trimble, Suzette R. Burckhard, John G. Lyon

    The late Professor Reds Wolman in his forward to the award winning 2nd Edition said "This is not your ordinary textbook. Environmental Hydrology is indeed a textbook, but five elements often found separately combine here in one text to make it different. It is eclectic, practical, in places a...

    To Be Published February 20th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Biochar for Environmental Management

    Science, Technology and Implementation, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Johannes Lehmann, Stephen Joseph

    Biochar is the carbon-rich product which occurs when biomass (such as wood, manure or crop residues) is heated in a closed container with little or no available air. It can be used to improve agriculture and the environment in several ways, and its persistence in soil and ...

    To Be Published February 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Seismic Design of Concrete Buildings to Eurocode 8

    By Michael N. Fardis, Eduardo C. Carvalho, Peter Fajfar, Alain Pecker

    Seismic design of concrete buildings needs to be performed to a strong and recognised standard. Eurocode 8, the first European Standard for seismic design, is having an impact on seismic design standards in countries outside Europe. This book suits graduate or senior undergraduates and practising...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Disposal and Management of Solid Waste

    Pathogens and Diseases

    By Eliot Epstein

    In developed countries wastewater and sewage sludge are disposed by means that reduce or minimize exposure by humans to disease organisms. Most municipal solid waste goes to landfills which have liners to protect ground water. Humans are often exposed to pathogens, resulting in serious diseases...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Groundwater Geochemistry and Isotopes

    By Ian Clark

    There remains a lack of understanding of environmental isotopes and their use, students and practitioners typically find the concepts of isotope fractionation to be more complicated than for geochemistry. However, this need not be so, if the basics are presented together with geochemistry, using...

    To Be Published March 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Safety Professional's Reference and Study Guide, Second Edition

    By W. David Yates

    The second edition of a bestseller, this book is designed as a reference for practicing safety professionals and as a study guide for candidates preparing to take the Board of Certified Safety Professional's exam. The book gives the exam candidate and practicing safety professional a...

    To Be Published March 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Membrane Fabrication

    Edited by Nidal Hilal, Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, Chris Wright

    Bringing together experts from the fields of inorganic, polymeric, and composite membranes, this book discusses how different membranes can be fabricated and tailored for specific applications. The book details the effects of different fabrication conditions on the three types of membranes and how...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Agricultural Water Productivity Optimization for Irrigated Teff (Eragrostic Tef) in a Water Scarce Semi-Arid Region of Ethiopia

    By Yenesew Mengiste Yihun

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    The prospects for the future are clear. Agriculture will have to respond to changing patterns of demand for food and combat food insecurity and poverty amongst marginalized communities. In so doing, agriculture will have to compete for scarce water with other users and reduce pressure on the water...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Hydraulic and Operational Performance of Irrigation Schemes in View of Water Saving and Sustainability

    Sugar Estates and Community Managed Schemes in Ethiopia

    By Zeleke Agide Dejen

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    The rate of global increase in water abstraction for irrigation has been declining since the 1970’s due to declining potentials for large and medium-scale irrigation developments, and is expected to further decline in the next decades. As such the significant proportion of the expected increase in...

    To Be Published March 18th 2015 by CRC Press