Water Engineering Products

  • Andean Hydrology

    Edited by Diego A. Rivera, Alex Godoy-Faundez, Mario Lillo Saavedra

    This book describes the ecosystem of the Andean watersheds, covering the Californian valley, tropical Andes, and southern Andes. Case studies of the new methods and techniques used for hydrological research in the Andes are provided, and sustainability issues pertaining to Andean water resources…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    CRC Press

  • Water Distribution System Monitoring

    A Practical Approach for Evaluating Drinking Water Quality, Second Edition

    By Abigail F. Cantor

    Updated throughout for this new edition, Water Distribution System Monitoring describes the latest water quality monitoring approaches, techniques, and equipment that will assist water utilities stay in compliance with the "Lead and Copper Rule" as well as address numerous other water quality…

    Paperback – 2018-01-17 
    CRC Press

  • Urban Water Sustainability

    Constructing Infrastructure for Cities and Nature

    By Sarah Bell

    The provision of a safe and reliable water supply is a major challenge for the world's growing urban populations. This book investigates the implications of different developments in water technology and infrastructure for urban sustainability and the relationship between cities and nature. The…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Earthscan Studies in Water Resource Management

  • Technological Interventions in the Management of Irrigated Agriculture

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal, Susmitha S. Nambuthiri, Richard Koech

    With a roster of international contributors, Technological Interventions in Management of Irrigated Agriculture offers an abundance of solutions to address agricultural water management challenges in today’s water-scarce areas of the world. The authors present studies on farmer-friendly irrigation…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Engineering Interventions in Sustainable Trickle Irrigation

    Irrigation Requirements and Uniformity, Fertigation, and Crop Performance

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal, Basamma K. Aladakatti

    Improving agricultural water use efficiency (WUE) is vitally important in many parts of the world due to the decreasing availability of water resources and the increasing competition for water between different users. Micro irrigation is an effective tool for conserving water resources. Studies…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Sustainable Biological Systems for Agriculture

    Emerging Issues in Nanotechnology, Biofertilizers, Wastewater, and Farm Machines

    Edited by Megh R. Goyal

    Sustainable Biological Systems for Agriculture: Emerging Issues in Nanotechnology, Biofertilizers, Wastewater, and Farm Machines explores and introduces the use of nanotechnology, biofertilizers, and design of farm machines in agriculture. The contributions are from India, Africa and the USA; the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Innovations in Agricultural & Biological Engineering

  • Advances in Groundwater Governance

    Edited by Karen G. Villholth, Elena Lopez-Gunn, Jac Van Der Gun, Kirstin Conti, Alberto Garrido

    Although groundwater remains relatively unknown and underappreciated across the globe, its importance is enormous and even steadily increasing because of factors such as population growth and climate change. It is the sole or primary source of drinking water in many parts of the world and it forms…

    Hardback – 2017-12-27 
    CRC Press

  • Safe Work Practices for Wastewater Treatment Plants, Third Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman, Kathern D. Welsh

    This book details how to start and maintain a successful safety program in a municipal or industrial water or wastewater plant with special emphasis on the practical implementation. This new edition provides the latest OSHA regulations and recommendations, and each chapter has been updated with new…

    Hardback – 2017-12-22 
    CRC Press

  • Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18 

  • Micropollutants in Large Lakes

    from Potential Pollution Sources to Risk Assessments

    By Nathalie Chevre

    Scientists, regulators, and the general public are now more and more aware of the chemicals present in surface waters worldwide. Agrochemicals, such as herbicides or insecticides, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics can be detected at low to medium concentrations in seas, groundwaters and rivers. Among…

    Hardback – 2017-11-30 
    EPFL Press

  • Low Head Hydropower for Local Energy Solutions

    By Pradeep Narrain

    The role of small hydropower is becoming increasingly important on a global level. Increasing energy demand and environmental awareness has further triggered research and development into sustainable low-cost technologies. In developing countries, particularly in rural areas, the possibility of…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20 
    CRC Press

  • Fluoride Removal from Groundwater by Adsorption Technology

    By Abdulai Salifu

    In the Eastern corridor of Northern region of Ghana, presence of high fluoride concentration in the groundwater has made many drilled boreholes unusable for drinking. Little is, however, known about the factors contributing to the occurrence of high fluoride in this part of Ghana and it’s spatial…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    CRC Press

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