The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Versus Aswan High Dam

A View from Egypt

Editors: Negm, Abdelazim M., Abdel-Fattah, Sommer (Eds.)

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  • Highlights the great challenges facing Egypt due to the severe water shortage
  • Provides new insights into the impacts of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam and the Aswan High Dam
  • Appeals to environmental managers, scientists and policymakers
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This unique volume discusses various aspects of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and the Aswan High Dam (AHD) including their positive and negative impacts. It presents up-to-date research findings by Egyptian scientists and researchers covering several interesting hot topics under the following main themes:

·       Major impacts of GERD compared with the AHD

·       Environmental impacts of the AHD

·       Modeling scenarios investigating the impacts of GERD on the AHD and downstream

·       Environmental and social impacts of GERD on Egypt

·       Status and assessment of the sediment of the AHD reservoir and modeling the impacts of GERD on Lake Nubia sediment accumulation

·       Proposed scenarios for maximizing the benefits of the AHD reservoir

·       International aspects of GERD and the AHD

The volume also offers a set of conclusions and recommendations to optimize the cooperation between Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia. It appeals to postgraduate students, researchers, scientists, professionals and policy planners.


Table of contents (21 chapters)

Table of contents (21 chapters)
  • An Overview of Aswan High Dam and Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

    Pages 3-17

    Negm, Abdelazim (et al.)

  • Environmental Impacts of AHD on Egypt Between the Last and the Following 50 Years

    Pages 21-52

    Omran, El-Sayed Ewis (et al.)

  • Importance of Aswan High Dam to Egypt

    Pages 53-72

    Mohamed, Nader Noureldeen

  • Impacts of Constructing the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Nile River

    Pages 75-93

    Elsanabary, Mohamed Helmy (et al.)

  • Stochastic Investigation of the GERD-AHD Interaction Through First Impoundment and Beyond

    Pages 95-117

    Hamed, Khaled H.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Versus Aswan High Dam
Book Subtitle
A View from Egypt
Editors
  • Abdelazim M. Negm
  • Sommer Abdel-Fattah
Series Title
The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry
Series Volume
79
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95600-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95600-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-95599-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-07066-3
Series ISSN
1867-979X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 594
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