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Environmental Science

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

Editors: Zereini, Fathi, Hötzl, Heinz (Eds.)

  • Fosters comprehensive understanding of the interactions between global climate change, world water cycle and water resources

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About this book

"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 are (1) Climatic changes - sources and effects on the water cycle, (2) Impact of climate change on water resources, (3) Water resources and water management. These chapters are split up into further 26 sections. A total of 64 individuals from many countries have made contributions to this book. All topics in this book are complimentary and contribute to a comprehensive understanding of the interactions between global climate change, world water cycle and water resources. A valuable and meaningful interdisciplinary mixture of topics is combined in this book which will be of great interest to many scientists.

Table of contents (29 chapters)

  • Global Climate Changes – Sources and Impacts on the Water Cycle

    Zereini, F. (et al.)

    Pages 1-2

  • Climate Change and Water Cycle - Some Lessons from the Geological Past

    Mosbrugger, Volker

    Pages 3-13

  • Climate Change and the Water Cycle - Some Information Concerning Precipitation Trends

    Schönwiese, Christian-D.

    Pages 15-28

  • Moroccan Climate in the Present and Future: Combined View from Observational Data and Regional Climate Scenarios

    Born, K. (et al.)

    Pages 29-45

  • Impact of Climate Change on Water Availability in

    Suppan, Peter (et al.)

    Pages 47-58

Buy this book

eBook $219.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-540-85047-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $279.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-540-85046-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $279.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-09871-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Climatic Changes and Water Resources in the Middle East and North Africa
Editors
  • Fathi Zereini
  • Heinz Hötzl
Series Title
Environmental Science
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-85047-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-85047-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-85046-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-09871-0
Series ISSN
1431-6250
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XX, 552
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