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2017

Environmental Impacts and Analysis of Drought and Water Scarcity

CRC Press

Handbook of Drought and Water Scarcity

Titre : Environmental Impacts and Analysis of Drought and Water Scarcity

Handbook of Drought and Water Scarcity

Auteur (s) : Saeid Eslamian, Faezeh A. Eslamian
Publisher  : CRC Press
Date de parution : 2017
Pages : 648

Présentation
* Examines the effects of climate change and variability on drought, including changes in rainfall, temperature, and groundwater hydrology * Presents new drought-based modeling and data mining techniques such as Copula Function, decision support systems, remote sensing, crop insurance modeling, interaction between ocean oscillation and drought indices, and more * Discusses the environmental aspects of drought such as groundwater and soil contamination, river low-flow, urban water quality, and desertification * Examines how drinking water quality is affected during times of drought * Presents measurement and analysis techniques for different regions

Résumé
This volume includes over 30 chapters, written by experts from around the world. It examines the environmental aspects of drought such as groundwater and soil contamination, river low-flow, urban water quality, and desertification. It also examines the effects of climate change and variability on drought, and discusses the differences in groundwater, rainfall, and temperatures and their related effects. It presents analytical modeling for better understanding drought in uncertain and changing climates.

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