Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Water Resources

Planning, Development and Management

Edited by Ralph Wurbs

Texas A&M University, United States of America

This book is a collection of innovative up-to-date perspectives on key aspects of water resources planning, development, and management of importance to both professional practitioners and researchers. Authors with outstanding expertise address a broad range of topics that include planning strategies, water quality modeling and monitoring, erosion prediction, freshwater inflows to estuaries, coastal reservoirs, irrigation management, aquifer recharge, and water allocation.

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Water ResourcesPlanning, Development and ManagementEdited by Ralph Wurbs

Published: May 8th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/45847

ISBN: 978-953-51-1092-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6337-4

Copyright year: 2013

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19725 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

21 Web of Science Citations

40 Dimensions Citations


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1. Development and Uptake of Scenarios to Support Water Resources Planning, Development and Management – Examples from South Africa

By Nikki Funke, Marius Claassen and Shanna Nienaber


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2. Recent Developments in Monitoring of Microbiological Indicators of Water Quality Across a Range of Water Types

By Sandra Mesquita and Rachel T. Noble


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3. GIS-Assisted Modelling of Soil Erosion in a South African Catchment: Evaluating the USLE and SLEMSA Approach

By G. D. Breetzke, E. Koomen and W. R. S. Critchley


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4. Estuarine Fisheries Community-Level Response to Freshwater Inflows

By James M. Tolan


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5. Coastal Reservoir Strategy and Its Applications

By Shuqing Yang, Jianli Liu, Pengzhi Lin and Changbo Jiang


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6. Productivity of Water in Large Rice (Paddy) Irrigation Schemes in the Upper Catchment of the Great Ruaha River Basin, Tanzania

By Makarius Victor Mdemu and Theresia Francis


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7. Location of the Rainfall Recharge Areas in the Basin of La Paz, BCS, México

By Arturo Cruz-Falcón, Enrique Troyo-Diéguez, Héctor Fraga-Palomino and Juan Vega-Mayagoitia


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8. Water Allocation Systems

By Ralph A. Wurbs


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