Addressing the techno-socio-economic challenges involved in the protection, conservation, recycling and equitable utilization of water as an economic good, this text explores the linkages and dynamics of interactions involving water, and includes the following key topic areas: dynamics of interactions involving water; water quality; augmentation and conservation of water resources; wastewater reuse systems; use of water in agriculture; industrial and municipal uses of water; water pollution; economics and management of water supplies; etiology of water-related diseases; climate change impacts on water resources and paradigms of water resource management.Stiff diagrams (Hem 1985) can provide a graphical overview of different water compositions. ... delineated four phases in water quality trends as a consequence of socioeconomic developments and water pollution control measures (Fig. 3.8).
|Title||:||Water Resources Management and the Environment|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2001-01-01|