Drought & water supply books

1389 books were found.

Water Security, Justice and the Politics of Water Rights in Peru and Bolivia

Water Security, Justice and the Politics of Water Rights...

Author: Miriam Seemann
ISBN: 9781349580446
Format: Paperback
$139.00

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A Water Story: Learning from the Past, Planning for the Future

A Water Story: Learning from the Past, Planning for...

Author: Geoff Beeson
ISBN: 9781486311293
Format: Paperback
$69.99

A comprehensive and engaging account of water use in Australia, from Ancient Australia to today.  Read More >>

Integrated Flood and Drought Mitigation Mesures and Strategies. Case Study: The Mun River Basin, Thailand

Integrated Flood and Drought Mitigation Mesures and...

Author: Saowanit Prabnakorn (IHE Institute for Water Education, Delft, The Netherlands)
ISBN: 9780367903787
Format: Paperback
$94.99

Floods and droughts are climate extremes that account for more than 80% of people affected by natural disasters...  Read More >>

Inorganic Pollutants in Water

Inorganic Pollutants in Water

Author: Pooja Devi (Scientist, Central Scientific Instruments Organisation, Chandigarh, India) ,  Pardeep Singh (Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Studies, PGDAV College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India)
ISBN: 9780128189658
Format: Paperback
$343.20

Inorganic Pollutants in Water provides a clear understanding of inorganic pollutants and the challenges they cause...  Read More >>

Water Policies in MENA Countries

Water Policies in MENA Countries

Author: Slim Zekri
ISBN: 9783030292737
Format: Hardback
$369.57

The book provides an overview on national policies and regulations related to water resource management in the Middle...  Read More >>

Transboundary Water Cooperation: Principles, Practice and Prospects for China and Its Neighbours

Transboundary Water Cooperation: Principles, Practice...

Author: Patricia Wouters (Xiamen University, China) ,  Chen Huiping (Xiamen University, China)
ISBN: 9780367886783
Format: Paperback
$77.99

China and its neighbours face a series of water security issues, in which international law plays a vital role....  Read More >>

Drought in Brazil: Proactive Management and Policy

Drought in Brazil: Proactive Management and Policy

Author: Erwin De Nys ,  Nathan Engle
ISBN: 9780367877958
Format: Paperback
$96.99

Drought is a slow-onset natural hazard that is often referred to as a creeping phenomenon. The challenge of monitoring...  Read More >>

Water Scarcity, Climate Change and Conflict in the Middle East: Securing Livelihoods, Building Peace

Water Scarcity, Climate Change and Conflict in the Middle...

Author: Sandra Rucksthuhl ,  Christopher Ward
ISBN: 9780755601073
Format: Paperback
$59.99

The countries that make up the MENA region display wide diversity.  Read More >>

Capacity Development for Improved Water Management

Capacity Development for Improved Water Management

Author: Maarten Blokland ,  Guy Alaerts
ISBN: 9780367452377
Format: Paperback
$116.00

Provides a wide range of papers on the advances in capacity development. This book describes the conceptual approaches...  Read More >>

Advances in Groundwater Governance

Advances in Groundwater Governance

Author: Karen G. Villholth ,  Elena Lopez-Gunn
ISBN: 9780367890100
Format: Paperback
$120.00

This book addresses groundwater governance, a subject internationally recognized as crucial and topical for enhancing...  Read More >>

Water Wells - Monitoring, Maintenance, Rehabilitation: Proceedings of the International Groundwater Engineering Conference, Cranfield Institute of Technology, UK

Water Wells - Monitoring, Maintenance, Rehabilitation:...

Author: P. Howsam
ISBN: 9780367863500
Format: Paperback
$122.00

Throughout the world, boreholes and tubewells operate inefficiently or have been abandoned. Diagnosis of the problems...  Read More >>

A Water Quality Assessment of the Former Soviet Union

A Water Quality Assessment of the Former Soviet Union...

Author: Vitaly Kimstach ,  Michel Meybeck
ISBN: 9780367865931
Format: Paperback
$122.00

Using material not previously available in English, this book deals with water quality issues drawing on examples...  Read More >>

Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology: Ancient Yemen and the American West

Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology: Ancient Yemen...

Author: Michael J. Harrower (The Johns Hopkins University)
ISBN: 9781316500682
Format: Paperback
$56.90

This book offers a new explanation for the spatial-political-environmental dynamics of water and irrigation in the...  Read More >>

Ready for the Dry Years: Building Resilience to Drought in South-East Asia: With a focus on Cambodia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Myanmar and Viet Nam

Ready for the Dry Years: Building Resilience to Drought...

Author: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789211207873
Format: Paperback
$79.20

South-East Asia is regularly hit by droughts. Though starting slowly, droughts can have devastating cumulative impacts....  Read More >>

Water Use in Livestock Production Systems and Supply Chains Guidelines for Assessment: Version 1

Water Use in Livestock Production Systems and Supply...

Author: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
ISBN: 9789251317136
Format: Paperback
$129.25

These guidelines develop a consensual, harmonized, science-based approach to the use of water in livestock production,...  Read More >>

Drought Policies: Case Studies on Mega-droughts for the High Level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP)

Drought Policies: Case Studies on Mega-droughts for...

Author: Jerome Delli Priscoli ,  Kenzo Hiroki
ISBN: 9781789061178
Format: Paperback
$496.32

This book focuses on mega-droughts of the past 20 years. Twelve cases from both developed and developing countries...  Read More >>

Advances in Urban Flood Management

Advances in Urban Flood Management

Author: Richard Ashley ,  Stephen Garvin
ISBN: 9780367389512
Format: Paperback
$116.00

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Water in Central Asia: Past, Present, Future

Water in Central Asia: Past, Present, Future

Author: Victor A. Dukhovny ,  Joop de Schutter
ISBN: 9780367383084
Format: Paperback
$116.00

Central Asia is the cluster of countries located in the basin of the 'Great Aral Sea'. It originates from the ancient...  Read More >>

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