Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

River Basin Management

Sustainability Issues and Planning Strategies

This book addresses recent advances in the field of river systems. Chapters cover a wide range of topics including artificialization of rivers and banks, technical aspects of flood and sediment dynamics, physical processes and institutional vulnerabilities, watershed management and collaborative governance, water quality analysis and protection measures, acquisition and measurement of data, statistical and econometric procedures, adaptation and restoration measures, rehabilitation and sustainability of riparian ecosystems, and strategies to improve the ecological functions of riparian areas. All chapters contribute relevant information and useful content for scientists and other readers interested or concerned about the lack of adequate management actions and implementation of appropriate measures and protections, or their ineffectiveness in containing vulnerabilities and ecological sustainability of river systems.

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River Basin ManagementSustainability Issues and Planning StrategiesEdited by José Simão Antunes Do Carmo

Published: April 21st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91591

ISBN: 978-1-83968-131-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-130-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-132-5

Copyright year: 2021

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597 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. The Hintze Ribeiro Bridge Collapse and the Lessons Learned

By José Simão Antunes Do Carmo

33

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2. Management of River Basin Physical Assets

By Mario Andrés Urrea-Mallebrera, Luis Altarejos-García and Juan Tomás García-Bermejo

74

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3. Transboundary River Basin Governance: A Case of the Mekong River Basin

By Mak Sithirith

37

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4. uMngeni Basin Water Quality Trend Analysis for River Health and Treatability Fitness

By Innocent Rangeti and Bloodless (Rimuka) Dzwairo

65

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5. Interpretation of Water Quality Data in uMngeni Basin (South Africa) Using Multivariate Techniques

By Innocent Rangeti and Bloodless Dzwairo

45

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6. Riparian-Buffer Loss and Pesticide Incidence in Freshwater Matrices of Ikpoba River (Nigeria): Policy Recommendations for the Protection of Tropical River Basins

By Azubuike Victor Chukwuka and Ozekeke Ogbeide

39

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7. Morphoanatomical Characteristics in Riparian Vegetation and Its Adaptative Value

By Marina García and Damelis Jáuregui

169

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8. Temporary De-Poldering for a Long Term Flood/Sediment Management in the Southwestern Bangladesh

By Rocky Talchabhadel, Kenji Kawaike and Hajime Nakagawa

83

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9. Agricultural Activities and Restoration of Lake Chad

By Patrick Arnold Ombiono Kitoto

52

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