Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Water Quality

Monitoring and Assessment

Edited by Konstantinos (Kostas) Voudouris

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece


The book attempts to covers the main fields of water quality issues presenting case studies in various countries concerning the physicochemical characteristics of surface and groundwaters and possible pollution sources as well as methods and tools for the evaluation of water quality status. This book is divided into two sections: Statistical Analysis of Water Quality Data;Water Quality Monitoring Studies.

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Water QualityMonitoring and AssessmentEdited by Konstantinos (Kostas) Voudouris

Published: April 5th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2411

ISBN: 978-953-51-0486-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5269-9

Copyright year: 2012

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100229 Total Chapter Downloads

53 Crossref Citations

82 Web of Science Citations

128 Dimensions Citations


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1. Spatial Decision Support System (SDSS) for Stormwater Management and Water Quality Assessment

By Nally Kaunda-Bukenya, Wubishet Tadesse, Yujian Fu, Teferi Tsegaye and Mezemir Wagaw


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2. Water Quality Monitoring and Associated Distributed Measurement Systems: An Overview

By Octavian Postolache, Pedro Silva Girão and José Miguel Dias Pereira


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3. Analysis of Water Quality Data for Scientists

By József Kovács, Péter Tanos, János Korponai, Ilona Kovácsné Székely, Károly Gondár, Katalin Gondár-Sőregi and István Gábor Hatvani


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4. Detecting and Estimating Trends of Water Quality Parameters

By Janina Mozejko


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5. Combining Statistical Methodologies in Water Quality Monitoring in a Hydrological Basin - Space and Time Approaches

By Marco Costa and A. Manuela Gonçalves


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6. Statistical Tools for Analyzing Water Quality Data

By Liya Fu and You-GanWang


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7. An Innovative Nitrate Pollution Index and Multivariate Statistical Investigations of Groundwater Chemical Quality of Umm Rijam Aquifer (B4), North Yarmouk River Basin, Jordan

By Mutewekil M. Obeidat, Muheeb Awawdeh, Fahmi Abu Al-Rub and Ahmad Al-Ajlouni


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8. Monitoring and Modelling of Water Quality

By Katarzyna Samborska, Rafal Ulanczyk and Katarzyna Korszun


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9. Exploring Potentially Hazardous Areas for Water Quality Using Dynamic Factor Analysis

By József Kovács, László Márkus, József Szalai, Márton Barcza, György Bernáth, Ilona Kovácsné Székely and Gábor Halupka


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10. Assessment of Groundwater Quality in Industrial Areas of Delhi, India by Indexing Method

By Papiya Mandal and Sunil Kumar


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11. Sodium Levels in the Spring Water, Surface and Groundwater in Dalmatia (Southern Croatia)

By Nives Štambuk–Giljanovic


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12. Groundwater Quality Degradation in Obrenovac Municipality, Serbia

By Nenad Zivkovic, Slavoljub Dragicevic, Ilija Brceski, Ratko Ristic, Ivan Novkovic, Slavoljub Jovanovic, Mrdjan Djokic and Sava Simic


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13. Surface Water Quality Monitoring in Nigeria: Situational Analysis and Future Management Strategy

By A.M. Taiwo, O.O. Olujimi, O. Bamgbose and T.A. Arowolo


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14. Temporal Water Quality Assessment of Langat River from 1995-2006

By Zalina Mohd Ali, Noor Akma Ibrahim, Kerrie Mengersen, Mahendran Shitan, Hafizan Juahir and Faridatul Azna Ahmad Shahabuddin


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15. Mining and Water Pollution

By Hlanganani Tutu


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16. The Influence of Lignite Mining on Water Quality

By Jachimko Jachimko Barbara


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17. Relationship Between Water Quality and Oil-Shale Mines in Northern Estonia

By Aare Selberg and Malle Viik


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18. Study of the Factors Influencing the Shallow Groundwater Quality in Two Settlements with Different Characteristics

By Gyorgy Szabo, Tímea Vince and Eva Bessenyei


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19. Determination and Speciation of Trace Heavy Metals in Natural Water by DPASV

By Amra Odobasic


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20. Evaluation of Drinking Water Quality in Three Municipalities of Romania: The Influence of Municipal and Customer's Distribution Systems Concerning Trace Metals

By Gabriela Vasile, Liliana Cruceru, Cristina Dinu, Epsica Chiru, Daniela Gheorghe and Aurel Ciupe


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21. Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment in a Developing Country

By O.A.A. Eletta


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22. Assessing Water Quality in the Developing World: An Index for Mexico City

By Fabiola S. Sosa-Rodriguez


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23. Water Quality Degradation Trends in Kenya over the Last Decade

By Shadrack Mulei Kithiia


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24. Water Pollution of Oued Medjerda in Algerian Souk Ahras Region

By A. Nait Merzoug and H. Merazig


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25. Water Quality Issues in Developing Countries - A Case Study of Ibadan Metropolis, Nigeria

By Adegbenro P. Daso and Oladele Osibanjo


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26. Groundwater Quality Development in Area Suffering from Long Term Impact of Acid Atmospheric Deposition - The Role of Forest Cover in Czech Republic Case Study

By Z. Hrkal, J. Burda, D. Fottová, M. Hrkalová, H. Nováková and E. Novotná


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27. Don't Know Responses in Water Quality Surveys

By Zhihua Hu and Lois Wright Morton


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