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Springer Water

Freshwater Challenges of South Africa and its Upper Vaal River

Current State and Outlook

Authors: Du Plessis, Anja

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  • Primarily focuses on South Africa and the Vaal River’s water resources 
  • Highlights the major problems and risks which need to be addressed and gives a realistic and true representation of the current water affairs
  • Source of knowledge for students, professionals and regular citizens alike
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About this book

This book promotes better understanding and awareness of South Africa' significant water problems by describing the country's and especially the Upper Vaal River’s water resources. It is a “go-to” book for students, professionals and regular citizens when information is required regarding the country's and more specifically the Upper Vaal River’s freshwater resources. It highlights the major problems and risks which need to be addressed and give a realistic and true representation of the current water affairs.

About the authors

Anja du Plessis completed her doctorate at the University of Johannesburg and is currently a senior lecturer at the University of South Africa. Her research is focussed upon the challenges, risks and possible opportunities which the southern African region faces in terms of surface water availability and quality and have worked as a consultant in this regard. She aims to complete further research and consultation within the southern African region regarding possible future water-related risks and opportunities for various sectors.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-49502-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $139.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-49501-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $139.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-84174-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Freshwater Challenges of South Africa and its Upper Vaal River
Book Subtitle
Current State and Outlook
Authors
Series Title
Springer Water
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-49502-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-49502-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-49501-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-84174-8
Series ISSN
2364-6934
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 164
Number of Illustrations
4 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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