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New and Published Books

  1. Information Needs for Water Management

    By Jos G. Timmerman

    This book provides the necessary elements to determine exactly what information should be collected to make the collected information relevant for policy makers. It highlights the dissatisfaction of information users about the information they get and the reasons for this dissatisfaction. It also...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Determining the Economic Value of Water

    Concepts and Methods, 2nd Edition

    By Robert A. Young, John B. Loomis

    Water provides benefits as a commodity for agriculture, industry, and households, and as a public good such as fisheries habitat, water quality and recreational use. To aid in cost-benefit analysis under conditions where market determined price signals are usually unavailable, economists have...

    Published July 16th 2014 by RFF Press

  3. River Basin Management in the Twenty-First Century

    Understanding People and Place

    Edited by Victor Roy Squires, Hugh Martin Milner, Katherine Anne Daniell

    The mid-latitude regions of the world are those with the greatest development of agriculture industry, and with burgeoning demands on natural resources. Management of the rivers and the surrounding landscape is one of the important tasks for today and for the foreseeable future. Lessons learned...

    Published July 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Coagulation and Ultrafiltration in Seawater Reverse Osmosis Pretreatment

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By S. Assiyeh Alizadeh Tabatabai

    This study investigates the role of coagulation in enhancing hydraulic performance and permeate quality of UF membranes and provides insight into options for minimizing or ideally eliminating coagulation from UF pre-treatment to SWRO. Results show that coagulation improves UF hydraulic performance...

    Published July 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Key Concepts in Water Resource Management

    A Review and Critical Evaluation

    Edited by Jonathan Lautze

    Series: Earthscan Water Text

    The vocabulary and discourse of water resource management have expanded vastly in recent years to include an array of new concepts and terminology, such as water security, water productivity, virtual water and water governance. While the new conceptual lenses may generate insights that improve...

    Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Space-time Variation of Hydrological Processes and Water Resources in Rwanda

    Focus on the Migina Catchment, UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Omar Munyaneza

    Presenting the hydrological research carried out in the Migina catchment (260 km2), Southern Rwanda with the objective to explore the hydrological trends and climate linkages for catchments in Rwanda (26,338 km2), and to contribute to the understanding of dominant hydrological process interactions....

    Published June 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Networked Environments for Stakeholder Participation in Water Resources and Flood Management

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Adrian Delos Santos Almoradie

    Stakeholders’ lack of awareness, involvement and participation in the planning and management of water resources and flood risk often creates problems in the acceptance and implementation of proposed measures. Interactions among stakeholders and decision makers build awareness, trust, enhance...

    Published May 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Assessing the Impacts of Environmental Changes on the Water Resources of the Upper Mara, Lake Victoria Basin

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Fidelis Ndambuki Kilonzo

    Growing population and unregulated access to forest land have exerted high pressure on the land and water resources of the recharge areas of the transboundary Mara river, in the Lake Victoria region leading to changes in land and water use patterns in the basin. This thesis considers the...

    Published May 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Climate Change and Water Resources

    Edited by Sangam Shrestha, Mukand S. Babel, Vishnu Prasad Pandey

    Covering all of the various aspects of water and climate change, Climate Change and Water Resources presents the principles of climate change science and its effects on earth’s water supply. Utilizing the knowledge and expertise from well-known experts in the field, the text provides a...

    Published May 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Modelling Groundwater Systems: Understanding and Improving Groundwater Quantity and Quality Management

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis

    By Girma Yimer Ebrahim

    Groundwater is increasingly subjected to excessive over-exploitation and contamination in many parts of the world. It faces the challenge of balancing its multiple functions in a sustainable manner. This thesis explores several specific problems related to contaminant migration, groundwater-surface...

    Published May 14th 2014 by CRC Press