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  1. River Flow 2004

    Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, 23-25 June 2004, Napoli, Italy, Two Volme Set

    Edited by Massimo Greco, Armando Carravetta, Renata Della Morte

    RiverFlow 2004 is the Second International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, organized as speciality conferences under the auspices of the International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research (IAHR) within its Fluvial Hydraulics and Eco Hydraulics Sections. RiverFlow conferences are a...

    Published June 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  2. River Channel Management

    Towards sustainable catchment hydrosystems

    By Peter Downs, Ken Gregory

    River Channel Management is the first book to deal comprehensively with recent revolutions in river channel management. It explores the multi-disciplinary nature of river channel management in relation to modern management techniques that bear the background of the entire drainage basin in mind,...

    Published May 28th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Weather

    By Karel Karel Hughes, Julian Mayes

    Weather provides a wide variety of stimuli for our senses. The sound of thunder and gales, the smell of damp soil at the start of a summer thunderstorm are but temporary phenomena while the visual panorama of the changing sky that provides a more revealing insight into the workings of the dynamic...

    Published May 28th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos with Applications to Hydrodynamics and Hydrological Modelling

    By Slavco Velickov

    A hydroinformatics system represents an electronic knowledge encapsulator that models part of the real world and can be used for the simulation and analysis of physical, chemical and biological processes in water systems, in order to achieve a better management of the aquatic environment. ...

    Published May 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  5. Modelling Uncertainty in Flood Forecasting Systems

    By Shreeda Maskey

    Like all natural hazards, flooding is a complex and inherently uncertain phenomenon. Despite advances in developing flood forecasting models and techniques, the uncertainty in forecasts remains unavoidable. This uncertainty needs to be acknowledged, and uncertainty estimation in flood...

    Published May 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  6. Information Theory and Artificial Intelligence to Manage Uncertainty in Hydrodynamic and Hydrological Models

    By Abebe Andualem Jemberie

    The complementary nature of physically-based and data-driven models in their demand for physical insight and historical data, leads to the notion that the predictions of a physically-based model can be improved and the associated uncertainty can be systematically reduced through the conjunctive use...

    Published May 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  7. MOUNTAIN GEOMORPHOLOGY

    By Phil Owens, Olav Slaymaker

    Mountains represent one of the most inspiring and attractive natural features on the surface of the earth. Visually, they dominate the landscape. However, the increasing realization of the fragility of mountain areas because of changes in land use, management and climate, combined with an...

    Published April 30th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Environmental Monitoring

    Edited by G. Bruce Wiersma

    The current rate and scale of environmental change around the world makes the detection and understanding of these changes increasingly urgent. Subsequently, government legislation is focusing on measurable results of environmental programs, requiring researchers to employ effective and efficient...

    Published April 27th 2004 by CRC Press

  9. Modern Quaternary Research in Southeast Asia, Volume 18

    Quaternary Research In Indonesia

    By Susan G. Keates, Juliette M. Pasveer

    Written for researchers, university lecturers and advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students in all fields of archaeological and anthropological study, this collection features new research from different excavation sites around Indonesia together with pioneering expert analysis....

    Published April 15th 2004 by CRC Press

  10. Agrometeorology

    Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture

    By Harpal S. Mavi, Graeme J. Tupper

    Learn how the climate can affect crop production! Agrometeorology: Principles and Applications of Climate Studies in Agriculture is a much-needed reference resource on the practice of merging the science of meteorology with the service of agriculture. Written in a concise, straightforward style,...

    Published April 14th 2004 by CRC Press