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  1. 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 14th 2004 by CRC Press

  2. 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 14th 2004 by CRC Press

  3. 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 29th 2004 by Routledge

  4. 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 26th 2004 by CRC Press

  5. 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 14th 2004 by CRC Press

  6. 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 13th 2004 by CRC Press

  7. The Earthscan Atlas Series, 11 vols

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 14th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Atmosphere, Weather and Climate

    8th Edition

    By Roger Barry, Richard Chorley

    Atmosphere, Weather and Climate presents a comprehensive introduction to weather processes and climatic conditions around the world, their observed changes and projected future trends. This updated and expanded eighth edition of Atmosphere, Weather and Climate will prove invaluable to those...

    Published September 10th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Housing and Social Change

    East-West Perspectives

    Edited by Ray Forrest, James Lee

    Series: Housing and Society Series

    This wide-ranging exploration of the key contemporary relationships between social change and housing is both policy-oriented and theoretical, drawing on a group of internationally-respected academics. It is also multidisciplinary, incorporating sociology, economics, social policy and human...

    Published August 27th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Wetlands

    Fen, Bog and Marsh

    By S. M. Haslam

    Wetlands are an important, and sadly diminishing, habitat in many parts of the world. They contribute significantly to the planet's biodiversity, housing thousands of species of plants and animals. Increasingly, human management is required to sustain, and even create these fragile ecosystems,...

    Published August 14th 2003 by CRC Press