Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region provides a summary of scientific developments regarding water resources in the Mediterranean's socioeconomic environment. With a focus on hydrology, hydrogeology, climate, bioclimatology, economics and geography, the book provides essential information for any reader looking to learn more about a region that experiences huge climate change impacts that create complex issues in agriculture and other resources that require water. The book is ideal for PhD students, research scientists and managers who are interested in new solutions and approaches that improve water management. Offers multidisciplinary content, providing global visions of the challenges faced in the Mediterranean region Presents fundamental and operational studies, providing the reader with information on how to implement actions Written in a pedagogical manner, presenting an easy read for both researchers and water managers

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  • Author : Mehrez Zribi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • ISBN : 0128180862
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Mehrez Zribi,Luca Brocca,Yves Tramblay,Francois Molle
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 June 2020
GET THIS BOOKWater Resources in the Mediterranean Region

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region provides a summary of scientific developments regarding water resources in the Mediterranean's socioeconomic environment. With a focus on hydrology, hydrogeology, climate, bioclimatology, economics and geography, the book provides essential information for any reader looking to learn more about a region that experiences huge climate change impacts that create complex issues in agriculture and other resources that require water. The book is ideal for PhD students, research scientists and managers who are interested in new

Integrated Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Region

Integrated Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Redouane Choukr-Allah,Ragab Ragab,Rafael Rodriguez-Clemente
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 04 October 2012
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This book puts great emphasis on the importance of Integrated Water Resources Management IWRM as the way forward towards food, water, and energy security. It offers better ways and means of managing the limited water resources; using water more efficiently; adopting new policies in order to cope with climate change and drought; increase water supply through the use of non conventional water resources, especially waste water; inducing stakeholders participation and information exchange and raise public awareness to the value of

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region

Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Mehrez Zribi,Luca Brocca,Yves Tramblay,Francois Molle
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 May 2020
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Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region summarizes and collates scientific developments around water resources in the Mediterranean socio-economic environment through a multidisciplinary framework synthesizing hydrology, hydrogeology, climate, bioclimatology, economics, and geography. As such, it provides essential information for any reader looking to learn more about the Mediterranean which is experiencing the impact of climate change and concurrent complex issues of anthropogenic effects, especially in agriculture and other resource uses. Water Resources in the Mediterranean Region covers different challenges in the

Diachronic Climatic Impacts on Water Resources

Diachronic Climatic Impacts on Water Resources
  • Author : Andreas N. Angelakis,Arie S. Issar
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 29 June 2013
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Since the beginning of man's existence on Earth, the adequacy of available water has been as important as any other factor for man's survival and prosperity. The volume comprises comprehensive reviews on: Paleoenvironments of arid land, climate-water-man interactions, water resources in the Minoan era, ancient Greek examples of avoiding water shortages, climatic changes in the eastern Mediterranean region since 5000 B.C., climatic evolution in ancient civilizations based on fossil studies, impact of climatic changes on groundwater and Mediterranean wetlands. The

Waste Water Treatment and Reuse in the Mediterranean Region

Waste Water Treatment and Reuse in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Damià Barceló,Mira Petrovic
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 06 January 2011
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Water scarcity and the need for ecological sustainability have led to the introduction of treated waste water as an additional water resource in the national water resource management plans of Mediterranean countries. Summarizing the results generated within the European Union-funded project INNOVA-MED, this volume highlights the following topics: Application of innovative technologies and practices for waste water treatment and reuse adapted to the Mediterranean region Constraints on the application of advanced treatments and reuse of reclaimed water and sludge Problems

The Mediterranean region under climate change

The Mediterranean region under climate change
  • Author : Collectif
  • Publisher : IRD Éditions
  • Release : 19 November 2018
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This book has been published by Allenvi (French National Alliance for Environmental Research) to coincide with the 22nd Conference of Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP22) in Marrakesh. It is the outcome of work by academic researchers on both sides of the Mediterranean and provides a remarkable scientific review of the mechanisms of climate change and its impacts on the environment, the economy, health and Mediterranean societies. It will also be valuable in developing responses

Tools for Drought Mitigation in Mediterranean Regions

Tools for Drought Mitigation in Mediterranean Regions
  • Author : Giuseppe Rossi,Antonino Cancelliere,L.S. Pereira,Theib Oweis,Muhammad Shatanawi,Abdelaziz Zairi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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Significant vulnerability of water systems to drought is a common issue of water resources management in Mediterranean regions. This is due both to the increasing occurrence and severity of drought events and to the growing demand for municipal, tourist, and agricultural uses. The INCO-DC project entitled "A Decision Support System for Mitigation of Drought Impacts in the Mediterranean Regions" (DSS DROUGHT) addresses this issue, contributing to an improved management of water supply systems for irrigation, which represents the most consumptive

Water Security in the Mediterranean Region

Water Security in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Andrea Scozzari,Bouabid El Mansouri
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 08 September 2011
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The role of water in our communities, from local to regional and right up to global levels, poses a series of key questions about climate change, about the anthropogenic impact on the environment, and about all the interconnected actions and events that affect the availability and quality of the resource. All these questions share a common demand for more scientific knowledge and information. In this particular context the disciplinary boundaries are fading, and there is a growing need to create

Environmental Issues in the Mediterranean

Environmental Issues in the Mediterranean
  • Author : John B. Thornes,John Wainwright
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 March 2004
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The Mediterranean has been subject to changing human settlement and land use patterns for millennia, and has a history of human exploitation in an inherently unstable landscape. Environmental Issues in the Mediterranean reviews both physical and social aspects of this region, in relation to its environment. Ideal for students who are studying a range of environmental issues, but want to see them linked within one regional context. The book begins with an introduction to the Mediterranean region, its history, physical

Water Scarcity in the Mediterranean

Water Scarcity in the Mediterranean
  • Author : Sergi Sabater,Damià Barceló
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 July 2010
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Water scarcity affects hydrologic resources, systems connectivity, biodiversity, water quality, and river ecosystem functioning. It has direct impacts on economic sectors that use and depend on water, such as agriculture, tourism, industry, energy and transport. The Mediterranean Basin is one of the regions in the world most vulnerable to climate changes, as well as one of the most impacted by human water demand. This volume provides an in-depth view of the water quality and quantity implications of water scarcity. It

Water in the Mediterranean Basin

Water in the Mediterranean Basin
  • Author : Hüseyin Gökçekus,Umut Türker,James W. LaMoreaux
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 08 February 2016
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The Mediterranean Region is distinguished for its special geographical, geoeconomical, geopolitical and environmental specialities. Being at the cross roads of three continents makes water a central issue for regional policies. The Regional Meeting on water in the Mediterranean Basin was expected to bring together the Mediterranean community of water to identify and analyze major regional perspective on global water issues, the outcomes of this meeting provided a significant contribution incorporating the development of the thematic and political processes at the

Irrigation Governance Challenges in the Mediterranean Region: Learning from Experiences and Promoting Sustainable Performance

Irrigation Governance Challenges in the Mediterranean Region: Learning from Experiences and Promoting Sustainable Performance
  • Author : Roula Khadra,Juan Antonio Sagardoy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 27 March 2019
GET THIS BOOKIrrigation Governance Challenges in the Mediterranean Region: Learning from Experiences and Promoting Sustainable Performance

This book aims at deriving governance and sustainability lessons from analysing the implementation and management of some major irrigation programs in the Mediterranean Region. Eight countries are targeted, namely: Spain, Italy, Albania, Turkey, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco. The main focus programs include the modernisation and rehabilitation of the existing irrigation systems, the transfer of irrigation management responsibilities to water users’ organizations, public private partnerships arrangements, the monitoring & evaluation of participatory irrigation management and transfer processes, and the governance of

Water Scarcity, Land Degradation and Desertification in the Mediterranean Region

Water Scarcity, Land Degradation and Desertification in the Mediterranean Region
  • Author : Jose Rubio,Uriel Safriel,Raul Daussa,Winfried Blum,Fausto Pedrazzini
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 03 May 2009
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Based on the suggestions made by the speakers of Plenary Session IV “Ch- lenges to the management of water resources and to countering deserti cation in the Mediterranean region” during the 15th Economic and Environmental Forum, the OCEEA proposed to organize a workshop on “Water Scarcity, Land Degra- tion and Deserti cation in the Mediterranean region – Environment and Security Aspects”. In order to build on common synergies, OSCE sought co-operation with c- leagues from NATO, in particular from the Science