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1. Introductory Chapter: Lake Urmia - A Witness to the Simultaneous Effects of Human Activities, Climate Change, and Global Warming

By Ata Amini

Part of book: Climate Change and Global Warming [Working Title]

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2. Accuracy of Hydrogeological Calculations and Forecasts

By Mikhail M. Burakov

Part of book: Hydrology - The Science of Water [Working Title]

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3. Groundwater Protection Legislation in Slovenia: Theory and Practice

By Miha Curk and Matjaž Glavan

Part of book: Groundwaters [Working Title]

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1. Comprehensive Monitoring of Wildfires in Europe: The European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS)

By Jesús San-Miguel-Ayanz, Ernst Schulte, Guido Schmuck, Andrea Camia, Peter Strobl, Giorgio Liberta, Cristiano Giovando, Roberto Boca, Fernando Sedano, Pieter Kempeneers, Daniel McInerney, Ceri Withmore, Sandra Santos de Oliveira, Marcos Rodrigues, Tracy Durrant, Paolo Corti, Friderike Oehler, Lara Vilar and Giuseppe Amatulli

Part of book: Approaches to Managing Disaster

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2. Monogenetic Basaltic Volcanoes: Genetic Classification, Growth, Geomorphology and Degradation

By Gábor Kereszturi and Károly Németh

Part of book: Updates in Volcanology

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3. West African Monsoon in State-of-the-Science Regional Climate Models

By M. B. Sylla, I. Diallo and J. S. Pal

Part of book: Climate Variability

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1. The Importance of Clay in Geotechnical Engineering

By Nazile Ural

Part of book: Current Topics in the Utilization of Clay in Industrial and Medical Applications

2. Soil Contamination, Risk Assessment and Remediation

By Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, Mohd. Jamil Maah and Ismail Yusoff

Part of book: Environmental Risk Assessment of Soil Contamination

3. Stratigraphic Unconformities: Review of the Concept and Examples from the Middle-Upper Paleozoic

By Pavel Kabanov

Part of book: Seismic and Sequence Stratigraphy and Integrated Stratigraphy

4. Introductory Chapter: Spatial Analysis, Modelling, and Planning

By José António Tenedório and Jorge Rocha

Part of book: Spatial Analysis, Modelling and Planning

5. Monogenetic Basaltic Volcanoes: Genetic Classification, Growth, Geomorphology and Degradation

By Gábor Kereszturi and Károly Németh

Part of book: Updates in Volcanology

6. Zechstein-Kupferschiefer Mineralization Reconsidered as a Product of Ultra-Deep Hydrothermal, Mud-Brine Volcanism

By Stanley B. Keith, Volker Spieth and Jan C. Rasmussen

Part of book: Contributions to Mineralization

7. Structural Geological Analysis of the High Atlas (Morocco): Evidences of a Transpressional Fold-Thrust Belt

By Alessandro Ellero, Giuseppe Ottria, Marco G. Malusà and Hassan Ouanaimi

Part of book: Tectonics

8. Formal Urban Dynamics, Policy and Implications on Urban Planning: Perspectives on Kampala, Uganda

By John J. Williams and Fred Bidandi

Part of book: Spatial Analysis, Modelling and Planning

9. Role of the NE-SW Hercynian Master Fault Systems and Associated Lineaments on the Structuring and Evolution of the Mesozoic and Cenozoic Basins of the Alpine Margin, Northern Tunisia

By Fetheddine Melki, Taher Zouaghi, Mohamed Ben Chelbi, Mourad Bédir and Fouad Zargouni

Part of book: Tectonics

10. Biochar: A Sustainable Approach for Improving Plant Growth and Soil Properties

By Jyoti Rawat, Jyoti Saxena and Pankaj Sanwal

Part of book: Biochar - An Imperative Amendment for Soil and the Environment