Integrated Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Region

Written By Redouane Choukr-Allah
Integrated Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Region
  • Publsiher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 04 October 2012
  • ISBN : 9400747551
  • Pages : 366 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Integrated Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Region

Integrated Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Redouane Choukr-Allah,Ragab Ragab,Rafael Rodriguez-Clemente
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-10-04
  • Total pages : 366
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : This book puts great emphasis on the importance of Integrated Water Resources Management IWRM as the way forward towards food, water, and energy security. It offers better ways and means of managing the limited water resources; using water more efficiently; adopting new policies in order to cope with climate change ...

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Mehrez Zribi,Luca Brocca,Yves Tramblay,Francois Molle
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-05-31
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region summarizes and collates scientific developments around water resources in the Mediterranean socio-economic environment through a multidisciplinary framework synthesizing hydrology, hydrogeology, climate, bioclimatology, economics, and geography. As such, it provides essential information for any reader looking to learn more about the Mediterranean which is experiencing ...

Irrigation Governance Challenges in the Mediterranean Region Learning from Experiences and Promoting Sustainable Performance

Irrigation Governance Challenges in the Mediterranean Region  Learning from Experiences and Promoting Sustainable Performance
  • Author : Roula Khadra,Juan Antonio Sagardoy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-03-27
  • Total pages : 225
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : This book aims at deriving governance and sustainability lessons from analysing the implementation and management of some major irrigation programs in the Mediterranean Region. Eight countries are targeted, namely: Spain, Italy, Albania, Turkey, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco. The main focus programs include the modernisation and rehabilitation of the existing ...

Membrane Technology in Water Treatment in the Mediterranean Region ProMembrane

Membrane Technology in Water Treatment in the Mediterranean Region  ProMembrane
  • Author : Antonia Lorenzo
  • Publisher : IWA Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-09-15
  • Total pages : 46
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Summary : The primary objective of this book is to support t...

Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management

Adaptation to Climate Change through Water Resources Management
  • Author : Dominic Stucker,Elena Lopez-Gunn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-08-27
  • Total pages : 446
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : The impacts of human-induced climate change are largely mediated by water, such as alterations in precipitation and glacial melt patterns, variations in river flow, increased occurrence of droughts and floods, and sea level rise in densely populated coastal areas. Such phenomena impact both urban and rural communities in developed, emerging, ...

Policies and strategies on water resources management in the European Mediterranean region

Policies and strategies on water resources management in the European Mediterranean region
  • Author : R. Ragab,Process Hydrology
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : Download or read online Policies and strategies on water resources management in the European Mediterranean region written by R. Ragab,Process Hydrology, published by which was released on 2002. Get Policies and strategies on water resources management in the European Mediterranean region Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Waste Water Treatment and Reuse in the Mediterranean Region

Waste Water Treatment and Reuse in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Damià Barceló,Mira Petrovic
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2011-01-06
  • Total pages : 314
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : Water scarcity and the need for ecological sustainability have led to the introduction of treated waste water as an additional water resource in the national water resource management plans of Mediterranean countries. Summarizing the results generated within the European Union-funded project INNOVA-MED, this volume highlights the following topics: Application of ...

Case Studies on Water Conservation in the Mediterranean Region

Case Studies on Water Conservation in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Alain Vidal,International Programme for Technology and Research in Irrigation and Drainage. Secretariat
  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 52
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : In the Mediterranean region, agriculture is considered as the sector where the biggest volume of water can be saved as it represents around 80 percent of total demand, and a large amount of water is poorly used. The idea of the present report is to gather a number of "success stories". ...

Water Scarcity Land Degradation and Desertification in the Mediterranean Region

Water Scarcity  Land Degradation and Desertification in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Jose Rubio,Uriel Safriel,Raul Daussa,Winfried Blum,Fausto Pedrazzini
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-05-03
  • Total pages : 156
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : Based on the suggestions made by the speakers of Plenary Session IV “Ch- lenges to the management of water resources and to countering deserti cation in the Mediterranean region” during the 15th Economic and Environmental Forum, the OCEEA proposed to organize a workshop on “Water Scarcity, Land Degra- tion and ...

Climate Change Impacts on Basin Agro ecosystems

Climate Change Impacts on Basin Agro ecosystems
  • Author : Tsugihiro Watanabe,Selim Kapur,Mehmet Aydın,Rıza Kanber,Erhan Akça
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-12-11
  • Total pages : 431
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : This book is based on the outcomes of a Turkish-Japanese bilateral project dealing with the impacts of climate change on basin agro-ecosystems. The book is unique in showing an up-to-date knowledge for the developing world. The chapters are related to: a) the development and improvement of a regional climate model ...

Water Security in the Mediterranean Region

Water Security in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Andrea Scozzari,Bouabid El Mansouri
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-08-28
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : The role of water in our communities, from local to regional and right up to global levels, poses a series of key questions about climate change, about the anthropogenic impact on the environment, and about all the interconnected actions and events that affect the availability and quality of the resource. ...

Impact of Farmland Abandonment on Water Resources and Soil Conservation

Impact of Farmland Abandonment on Water Resources and Soil Conservation
  • Author : Noemí Lana-Renault,Estela Nadal Romero,Erik Cammeraat ,José Ángel Llorente
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-12-29
  • Total pages : 158
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : Farmland abandonment is one of the major land use changes occurring in many rural territories, especially in mountainous regions. Without intervention (passive land management), farmland abandonment leads to an expansion of shrubs and forest on formerly cultivated hillslopes and grazing areas. All these land use changes affect the hydrological and ...

Diachronic Climatic Impacts on Water Resources

Diachronic Climatic Impacts on Water Resources
  • Author : Andreas N. Angelakis,Arie S. Issar
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-06-29
  • Total pages : 411
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : Since the beginning of man's existence on Earth, the adequacy of available water has been as important as any other factor for man's survival and prosperity. The volume comprises comprehensive reviews on: Paleoenvironments of arid land, climate-water-man interactions, water resources in the Minoan era, ancient Greek examples of avoiding water ...

Climatic Changes and Water Resources in the Middle East and North Africa

Climatic Changes and Water Resources in the Middle East and North Africa
  • Author : Fathi Zereini,Heinz Hötzl
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-11-10
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : "Climatic Change and Water Resources in the Middle East and North Africa" is dedicated to high-priority topics related to the impact of climate change on water resources in a water scarce region. The subject is described and discussed in three main chapters and different case studies. The three main chapters ...

Economics of Water Management in Agriculture

Economics of Water Management in Agriculture
  • Author : Thomas Bournaris,Julio Berbel,Basil Manos,Davide Viaggi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-08-26
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 9400747551
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Summary : This book includes a set of papers from distinguished scholars who critically examine economic issues relating to the relationship between water and agriculture, with a special focus on irrigation. Employing state of the art methodologies, they address the most relevant issues in water policy. The volume offers a wide spectrum ...