Advanced Tools for Integrated Water Resources Management - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128142998

Advanced Tools for Integrated Water Resources Management, Volume 3

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Jan Friesen Leonor Sinobas
Paperback ISBN: 9780128142998
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st February 2019
Page Count: 300
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Table of Contents

1. Involving the public - citizen science approaches for IWRM
Wouter Buytaert
2. Networks for science, technology, and policy contributing to water resource solutions
Bekithemba Gumbo
3. Urban forestry as a managment tool for urban water
John Toland Van Stan II
4. Applying water accounting methods in Mediterranean areas. The Jucar River case
Andrea Momblanch
5. Valuation of Guadalquivir River Basin water resources (southern Spain) using SEEAWater Account
María M. Borrego-Marín
6. Applying water accounting methods through statistical data and simulation models: The Duero transboundary watershed
David. J. Vicente
7. A national scale planning tool for agricultural droughts in Germany
Matthias Zink
8. Securing water for food production - reconciling agricultural water demands within an integrated water resources management framework
Jerry W. Knox
9. Using the Soil and Water Assessment Tool to optimize land use for Integrated Water Resources Management
Martin Volk
10. Managed Aquifer Recharge as a tool to enhance groundwater sustainable management in California: examples from field and modelling studies
Laura Foglia


Description

Advanced Tools for Integrated Water Resources Management, Volume Three explores a wide breadth of emerging and state-of-the-art technologies used to study advanced tools for integrated water resources management. The book provides insights in chapters relating to How to involve the public - citizen science approaches for IWRM, Networks for science, technology, and policy contributing to water resource solutions, Urban forestry as a management tool for urban water, Applying water accounting methods in Mediterranean areas, The Jucar River case, Valuation of Guadalquivir River Basin water resources (southern Spain) using SEEA Water Account, Applying water accounting methods through statistical data and simulation models, and much more.

Key Features

  • Covers a wide breadth of emerging and state-of-the-art technologies
  • Includes contributions from an International board of authors
  • Provides a comprehensive set of reviews relating to water resource management

Readership

From concerned and informed citizens to scientists in the environmental and energy sectors, water management practitioners, researchers, students


Details

No. of pages:
300
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Paperback ISBN:
9780128142998

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Jan Friesen Serial Volume Editor

Jan Friesen is a research associate in the Department of Catchment Hydrology at the Helmholtz Centre of Environmental Research – UFZ. He has received his Ph.D. from the Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands and his diploma (M.Sc.) from the University of Bonn, Germany. His research focuses on ecohydrology, remote sensing, and sensor development, where he has authored more than 40 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and book chapters. He has extensive experience in semi-arid and data scarce countries such as Ghana, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, and Oman and his work has a strong connection to water management issues. He has worked as a guest editor to several special issues on water management. Currently, he is involved in several projects in Oman including research on submarine groundwater research and on decentralized waste water management. Since 2014 he is a member of the Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA) and since 2017 he serves as the German Co-President of AGYA.

Affiliations and Expertise

Helmholtz Centre of Environmental Research – UFZ, Germany

Leonor Sinobas Serial Volume Editor

Leonor Rodriguez-Sinobas is a full professor of Hydraulic and Hydrology Engineering at the Agricultural Engineering School of Madrid, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. She also received a M.Sc. at Davis California University, USA. Her academic and scientific contributions focus on the design and management of irrigation systems, and on water resources to improve the sustainability of irrigated areas. The results of her work have been published in more than 60 publications in international peer-reviewed journals and book chapters. Likewise, she has contributed as a Guess Editor in four Special issues in Elsevier and in American Society and Civil Engineering journals. She is currently collaborating with the program “Science without Frontiers” funded by the Education Ministry of Brazil since 2011 and she has signed “Memorandum of Understanding” with the Ecological and Biological Dept. at Oregon State University and with the Demirel-Suleyman University in Turkey. In addition, she has participated and coordinated projects from the Spanish Research Agency and European Union and is involved in strategies for continuum learning education in hydraulic and hydrology matters.

Affiliations and Expertise

Technical University of Madrid, Spain