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Studies on Water Management Issues

Edited by Muthukrishnavellaisamy Kumarasamy

University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

This book shares knowledge gained through water management related research. It describes a broad range of approaches and technologies, of which have been developed and used by researchers for managing water resource problems. This multidisciplinary book covers water management issues under surface water management, groundwater management, water quality management, and water resource planning management subtopics. The main objective of this book is to enable a better understanding of these perspectives relating to water management practices. This book is expected to be useful to researchers, policy-makers, and non-governmental organizations working on water related projects in countries worldwide.

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Studies on Water Management IssuesEdited by Muthukrishnavellaisamy Kumarasamy

Published: January 18th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1417

ISBN: 978-953-307-961-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6109-7

Copyright year: 2012

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26342 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

32 Web of Science Citations

45 Dimensions Citations


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1. Comparing Extreme Rainfall and Large-Scale Flooding Induced Inundation Risk – Evidence from a Dutch Case-Study

By E.E. Koks, H. de Moel and E. Koomen


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2. Flash Flood Hazards

By Dénes Lóczy, Szabolcs Czigány and Ervin Pirkhoffer


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3. Change of Groundwater Flow Characteristics After Construction of the Waterworks System Protective Measures on the Danube River – A Case Study in Slovakia

By František Burger


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4. Changes in Groundwater Level Dynamics in Aquifer Systems – Implications for Resource Management in a Semi-Arid Climate

By Adelana Michael


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5. Modelling of Surface Water Quality by Catchment Model SWAT

By Matjaž Glavan and Marina Pintar


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6. Evolution of Water Quality in Romania

By Ioan Oroian and Antonia Odagiu


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7. Ecological Tools for the Management of Cyanobacteria Blooms in the Guadiana River Watershed, Southwest Iberia

By Helena M. Galvão, Margarida P. Reis, Rita B. Domingues, Sandra M. Caetano, Sandra Mesquita, Ana B. Barbosa, Cristina Costa, Carlos Vilchez and Margarida Ribau Teixeira


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8. Ecosystem Technologies and Ecoremediation for Water Protection, Treatment and Reuse

By Tjaša Griessler Bulc, Darja Istenic and Alenka Šajn-Slak


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9. Heterogeneous Photocatalytic Oxidation an Effective Tool for Wastewater Treatment – A Review

By Cheng Chee Kaan, Azrina Abd Aziz, Shaliza Ibrahim, Manickam Matheswaran and Pichiah Saravanan


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10. Novel SPP Water Management Strategy and Its Applications

By Shu-Qing Yang, Bo-Qiang Qin and Peng-Zhi Lin


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11. Managing the Effects of the Climate Change on Water Resources and Watershed Ecology

By Ali Erturk


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