Environmental Science

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

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

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

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"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)

Table of contents (29 chapters)
  • Global Climate Changes – Sources and Impacts on the Water Cycle

    Pages 1-2

    Zereini, F. (et al.)

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

    Pages 3-13

    Mosbrugger, Volker

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

    Pages 15-28

    Schönwiese, Christian-D.

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

    Pages 29-45

    Born, K. (et al.)

  • Impact of Climate Change on Water Availability in

    Pages 47-58

    Suppan, Peter (et al.)

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eBook $179.00
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Hardcover $279.99
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Softcover $229.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-642-09871-0
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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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