Water & Wastewater Books

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The 1991 Gulf War : environmental assessments of IUCN and collaborators

by Earthprint Ltd

After the storm : assessing coastal environmental consequences of the 1991 Gulf War This book summarizes the results of survey under-taken by IUCN and collaborators of the immediate and mid-term environmental damage arising from the Gulf War, in particular the massive oil spillage.;

The Business of Health - The Health of Business : Building the case for health, safety and wellness

by Earthprint Ltd

Ill-health and disease impair business performance by hampering individuals, communities and markets. The examples gathered in this publication serve to illustrate the business case for corporate action on health and demonstrate how companies can positively and imaginatively engage with these issues to create business advantages.;

New generation of watershed management programmes and projects, (The)

by Earthprint Ltd

This publication presents the state of the art in watershed management, promotes further reflection and creative thinking and proposes new ideas and approaches for future watershed management programmes and projects. It has been written primarily for field-level watershed management practitioners and local decision-makers involved in watershed ...;

Basic Coastal Engineering

by Springer

This text/reference is the only one of its kind to offer the basics on surface wave mechanics and coastal processes along with the fundamentals of coastal engineering analysis and design. It also provides the necessary background from which the reader can pursue a more advanced study of the various theoretical and applied aspects of coastal ...;

Wetlands in danger

by Earthprint Ltd

Wetlands in Danger provides the reader with a unique overview of the state of the world’s wetlands. The extensive atlas section, with maps showing their conservation status, is the result of a major mapping collaboration with WCMC and IUCN. Throughout the atlas, colourful feature spreads focus on wetland issues in each region. The book concludes ...;

Drawers of Water: 30 Years of Change in Domestic Water Use and Environmental Health Overview

by Earthprint Ltd

This book presents the findings of the 30-year reassessment of the landmark Drawers of Water study by Gilbert F White, David J Bradley and Anne U White. Findings come from 34 sites in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, and the overview charts the trends and changes that have occurred in these 30 years, and their implications for water policy and ...;

IUTAM Symposium on Theoretical and Numerical Methods in Continuum Mechanics of Porous Materials

by Springer

This volume presents the Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium on 'Theoretical and Numerical Methods in Continuum Mechanics of Porous Materials' held at the University of Stuttgart, Germany, September 5-10, 1999. It contains 57 articles showing the state of the art in the field of porous media research. The goal of the Symposium was to bring ...;

Advanced Ocean Modelling

by Springer

This book introduces the reader to advanced methods used in the computer-based modelling of fluid processes. This includes nonhydrostatic processes such as breaking internal waves and density-driven convection, but the model code is also used to simulate an El-Niño event! The book contains 25 practical exercises, using freely available Open-Source ...;

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