World Water Resources

Water Resources of Mexico

Editors: Raynal Villaseñor, Jose A. (Ed.)

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  • Provides up-to-date information on water resources of Mexico
  • Illustrates Mexico´s water security and sustainability 
  • Includes a special chapter on the ancient water works of Mexico
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This comprehensive volume presents the topic of water resources of Mexico from a different angle. Besides covering the geohydrology it also offers a brief account of the ancient water resources works, explains from where the water is coming, how the water is being used in homes and in the industry, how the dams are operated in the hurricane season, some aspects of the water-energy-food securities nexus and the expectations for the future in connection with global climate change. 
The book is of interest to every one connected with the water resources of Mexico, e.g. federal and state employees of agencies related with water management, water supply and wastewater treatment. It is also of value to those in academia and employed at water related professional associations and the general public.

About the authors

Dr. Jose A. Raynal-Villasenor is full-time professor at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Universidad de las Americas Puebla (UDLAP), Mexico where he is also currently the Dean. He is a Civil Engineer at the Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua, and received his Master degree on Hydraulic Engineering from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and his Ph.D., with specialization in Hydrology and Water Resources from the Colorado State University, USA. His research is related to the modeling of floods and droughts. He authored 2 books, and edited 5 books, and published14 technical reports and 196 peer-reviewed papers, several chapters in books, and conferences papers. He is a member of 11 national and international professional societies. 

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

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eBook $84.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-40686-8
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  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.99
price for USA in USD
valid through March 31, 2021
  • ISBN 978-3-030-40685-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions & severe weather in the US may cause delays
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Water Resources of Mexico
Editors
  • Jose A. Raynal Villaseñor
Series Title
World Water Resources
Series Volume
6
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-40686-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-40686-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-40685-1
Series ISSN
2509-7385
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 288
Number of Illustrations
13 b/w illustrations, 125 illustrations in colour
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