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Water in the Mediterranean Basin

Springer Earth Sciences Book

Gökçekus, Hüseyin, Türker, Umut, LaMoreaux, James W. (Eds.)

2015, V, 425 p. 106 illus., 27 illus. in color.

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  • About this book

  • Presents a reliable research on the water issue
  • The research study brings together the global community and policy decision-makers to state the importance of water
  • The research studies are one of the outcomes of the 5th World Water Forum held in Istanbul Turkey
The Mediterranean Region is distinguished for its special geographical, geoeconomical, geopolitical and environmental specialities. Being at the cross roads of three continents makes water a central issue for regional policies. The Regional Meeting on water in the Mediterranean Basin was expected to bring together the Mediterranean community of water to identify and analyze major regional perspective on global water issues, the outcomes of this meeting provided a significant contribution incorporating the development of the thematic and political processes at the region. Among the main topics that is covered in this book are the effects of climate change on water resources, water and infrastructures , integrated water resource management and innovative solutions for the water problems in the Mediterranean region.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » awareness - climate change - pollution - water - water supply

Related subjects » Civil Engineering - Hydrogeology - Pollution and Remediation - Sustainable Development - Water Policy, Governance, and Management

Table of contents 

1. Trend Analysis Of Spatio-Temporal Precipitation In Texas.- 2.Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources Availability in Konya Closed Basin, Central Anatolia, Turkey.- 3. On Perspectives of Application of New Technology of Seismic Resistant Construction in Seismically Active Territories.- 4. About Some Results Of Registration of Gravity before Strong Distanced Earthquakes.- 5. Impact Of Wastewater Reuse in Kuwait on Amounts of Pollutants Discharged to the Sea From Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants.- 6. Water Supply and Access to Sanitation Services in Middle and Low Income Economies: The Case Of Ghana And Kenya.- 7. The Nature-Culture-Health Interplay: From Environment Quality to Quality of Life.- 8. Increasing Water Use Efficiency in Agriculture in North Western Himalayan Region With Special Reference to Potato Farming.- 9. Institutional Aspects of on-Farm Irrigation Management and Methodology of Improvement Measures.- 10. Impacts of Urbanization on Groundwater Resources in Shahrood, Northeastern Iran: Comparison with other Iranian and Asian Cities.- 11. Water Resources of Azerbaijan, their Protection and Use.- 12. Disaster Management Post Earthquake in Yogyakarta Indonesia Lesson Learnt-Bayudono TRIHARJUN ISMAJI Integrated Water Resources Management Concepts And Issues For Freshwater Protection In Northern Cyprus.- 13. Water Demand And Supply Of Lefkoşa Region; Case Study .- 14. Integrated Management of Water Resources as a Strategy for Preventing Desertification in Mediterranean Regions.- 15. Water Resources Declining: Water Consumption Awareness in The Public Buildings In Bursa Turkey as a Case.- 16. - Attaining Environmental Awareness In Education.- 17. Innovation of Inverted-Well Changes The Concept of Well Design.- 18. Irrigation Development and Implementation of the Action Plan For Execution of the Agreement For Stabilization and Association with the European Union.- 19. New Perspectives For Wastewater Management.- 20. Predicting the Implications of Climate Change for Groundwater-Dependent Mediterranean Islands .- 21. Water Saving by Environmental Management: The Hotel Sector in the Mediterranean Basin.- 22. Geothermal Energy Potential of Isparta (Turkey) and Surrounding Area. - 23. Climate Change In Alanya. -24. Impact of the Local Irrigation Governance Structure on Overall and Water Use Efficiencies of the Irrigated Agricultural Systems: Case Study from Tunisia.- 25. Estimating Domestic Water Saving Potential.- 26. Characterizing the Socio-Economic Driving Forces of Groundwater Abstraction in the Middle East with Artificial Neural Networks. - 27. Salinity and Shallow Water Table Problems at Bafra Irrigation District in Turkey.- 28. Artificial Neural Networks for Coastal Aquifer Management in a Semi-Arid Mediterranean Region.- 29. Hydrogeochemical Evaluation of The Quaternary Aquifer in El Sadat City, Egypt .- 30. Seasonal Variation of Oxic-Anoxic Conditions in the Small, Seawater Lake (Rogoznica Lake, East Adriatic Coast) Related to the Global Climate Changes.- 31. Integrated Water Resources Management and Fuzzy Goal Programming According with Chen Approach.- 32. On The Reliability Of Basin Scale Water Balances Derived From Global And Regional Climate ..

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