By Douw G. Steyn,Silvia Trini Castelli
By Carsten Nathani
By D. Padmalal,K. Maya
This booklet addresses many of the environmental affects of sand mining from small rivers the issues and suggestions addressed during this booklet are appropriate to all rivers that drain via densely populated tropical coasts present process fast fiscal progress. Many rivers on the planet are enormously being altered to degrees usually past their common resilience potential. one of the varieties of human interventions, mining of sand and gravel is the main disastrous one, because the task threatens the very life of river environment. a greater figuring out of sand funds is critical if the issues of river and coastal environments are to be solved.
By Megh R. Goyal
This new quantity within the thoughts and Challenges in Micro Irrigation sequence covers an array of applied sciences to estimate evapotranspiration and to guage parameters which are wanted within the administration of micro irrigation, with world wide applicability to irrigation administration in agriculture. subject matters contain fresh evapotranspiration learn, functionality review of filters and emitters, overview of fertigation and flooring water with handled wastewater effluent, functionality of pulse drip irrigated potato below natural agriculture practices in sandy soils, effect of polyethylene mulch on micro irrigated cabbage, and tree injection irrigation.
By Andre R. Cooper
By Heidrun Moser,Jörg Römbke
By Daniel Rirdan
By Paulina Golinska,Carlos Andres Romano
By Fred M. Phillips,G. Emlen Hall,Mary E. Black
This learn examines human interactions with the Rio Grande from prehistoric time to the current day and explores what chances stay for the wasteland river. From the views of legislations, improvement, culture, and geology, the authors weigh what has been received and misplaced by way of reining within the Rio Grande.
ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS
Fred M. Phillips directs the hydrology software within the division of Earth and Environmental technological know-how on the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.
G. Emlen corridor is a professor emeritus within the university of legislations on the collage of latest Mexico. His latest publication is excessive and Dry: The Texas-New Mexico fight for the Pecos River (UNM Press).
Mary E. Black has labored as an anthropological linguist, editor/writer, and librarian for the college of Arizona and as an editor of Southwest Hydrology. She at present serves as a liaison with tribes, federal businesses, and scientists.
"If you will have an intensive realizing of recent Mexico's stretch of the good river and its dilemmas, this compact ebook is where to start." --Green hearth Times
"Reining within the Rio Grande offers a accomplished evaluate of Rio Grande heritage and concerns and will be worthwhile to an individual looking a vast realizing of the river's higher basin above citadel Quitman." --New Mexico historic Review
By Lawrence J.M. Haas,Leonardo Mazzei,Donal T. O'Leary