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Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition

2nd Edition

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Michael J. Vepraskas, Christopher B. Craft
December 2, 2015

A Major Revision of the Previous Edition Wetland Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and Classification, Second Edition contains 11 new chapters and additional updates written by new authors with a broad range of related field and academic experience. This revised work augments the previous mate...

Fundamentals of Open Channel Flow

1st Edition

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Glenn E. Moglen
April 17, 2015

Exposes You to Current Industry-Standard Tools Open channel flow is covered in essentially all civil and environmental engineering programs, usually by final-year undergraduate or graduate students studying water resources. Fundamentals of Open Channel Flow outlines current theory along with clear ...

Environmental Hydrology

3rd Edition

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Andy D. Ward, Stanley W. Trimble, Suzette R. Burckhard, John G. Lyon
September 17, 2015

The late Professor Reds Wolman in his Foreword to the award-winning second edition said, "This is not your ordinary textbook. Environmental Hydrology is indeed a textbook, but five elements often found separately combine here in one text to make it different. It is eclectic, practical, in places a h...

Reverse Osmosis: A Guide for the Nonengineering Professional

1st Edition

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Frank R. Spellman
August 5, 2015

For the Nonengineering ProfessionalPerfect for anyone without a background in science or engineering who wants to take a closer look at how water is processed and treated, Reverse Osmosis: A Guide for the Nonengineering Professional relates reverse osmosis in its most basic form and addresses growin...

Multi-sensor System Applications in the Everglades Ecosystem

1st Edition

Caiyun Zhang
January 24, 2020

This book explores the applicability of multiple remote sensors to acquire information relevant to restoration and conservation efforts in wetlands using data collected from airborne and space multispectral/hyperspectral sensors, light detection and ranging (LiDAR), Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS),...

Hydrodynamic Design and Assessment of Water and Wastewater Treatment Units

1st Edition

Edmilson Costa Teixeira, William Bonino Rauen
January 21, 2020

Water and wastewater treatment normally take place in a series of continuous flow units, each designed to perform a step of the intended purification process - typically involving coagulation or flocculation, sedimentation or filtration, and disinfection. The flow pattern governs the residence/...

Environmental Investigation and Remediation: 1,4-Dioxane and other Solvent Stabilizers, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Thomas K.G. Mohr, William H. DiGuiseppi, James W. Hatton, Janet Katherine Anderson
January 15, 2020

Filled with updated information, equations, tables, figures, and citations, Environmental Investigation and Remediation: 1,4-Dioxane and Other Solvent Stabilizers, Second Edition provides the full range of information on 1,4-dioxane. It offers passive and active remediation strategies and treatment...

Membrane Technologies for Water Treatment: Removal of Toxic Trace Elements with Emphasis on Arsenic, Fluoride and Uranium

1st Edition

Alberto Figoli, Jan Hoinkis, Jochen Bundschuh
December 20, 2019

Focuses on the application of membrane technologies in removing toxic metals\metalloids from water. Particular attention is devoted to the removal of arsenic, uranium, and fluoride. These compounds are all existing in the earth’s crust at levels between two and five thousands micrograms per kg...

Assessing Bacterial Growth Potential in Seawater Reverse Osmosis Pretreatment: Method Development and Applications

1st Edition

Almotasembellah Abushaban
December 16, 2019

Seawater desalination is increasingly being used as a means to augment freshwater supplies in regions with high water stress, and reverse osmosis is increasingly the technology of choice because of the low energy consumption. However, seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) systems suffer from various...

Making Water Security: A Morphological Account of Nile River Development

1st Edition

Hermen Smit
December 16, 2019

This book examines Nile water security through the morphology of the river: it uses the always changing form of the river as a theoretical and empirical device to map and understand how infrastructures and discourses dynamically interact with the Nile. By bringing a history of two centuries of dam...

Constructed Wetlands: Hydraulic Design

1st Edition

Saeid Eslamian, Saeid Okhravi, Faezeh Eslamian
December 11, 2019

Constructed Wetlands: Hydraulic Design provides fundamental information on internal wetland hydraulic and biochemical processes, as well as practical guidance on the effective design of wetlands for water treatment. It includes the latest innovations and technological advances of constructed...

Public Spaces for Water: A Design Notebook

1st Edition

Maria Matos Silva
December 10, 2019

This illustrated notebook highlights the need for a change of paradigm in current flood management practices, one that acknowledges the wide-ranging and interdisciplinary benefits brought by public space design. Reassessing and improving established flood management methods, public spaces are faced...

Effects of Wetland Conversion to Farming on Water Quality and Sediment and Nutrient Retention in a Tropical Catchment

1st Edition

Abias Uwimana
December 10, 2019

The study used a combination of landscape-scale synoptic surveys (catchment, reaches) and mesocosm surveys (experimental plots) to assess the impacts of conversion of natural valley-bottom wetlands to farming land on the water quality and retention of sediment and nutrients. The results showed that...

Water Resource Management Issues: Basic Principles and Applications

1st Edition

Louis Theodore, R. Ryan Dupont
December 02, 2019

Drinking Water Safety: Basic Principles and Applications, examines the technical and scientific, as well as regulatory, ethical, and emerging issues of pollution prevention, sustainability, and optimization for the production and management of safe drinking water to cope with environmental...

Advanced Environmental Monitoring with Remote Sensing Time Series Data and R

1st Edition

Alexandra Gemitzi, Nikolaos Koutsias, Venkat Lakshmi
November 27, 2019

This book provides a step-by-step guide on how to use various publicly available remotely sensed time series data sources for environmental monitoring and assessment. Readers will learn how to extract valuable information on global changes from a 20-year collection of ready-to-use remotely sensed...

The Design, Performance, and Analysis of Slug Tests

2nd Edition

James Johnson Butler, Jr.
November 21, 2019

The slug test can provide valuable information for hydrogeologic investigations ranging from assessments of sites of groundwater contamination to the monitoring of well deterioration through time. Inappropriate procedures in one or more phases of a test program, however, can introduce considerable...

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