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Encyclopedia of water science

Author: Stanley Wayne Trimble
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

Filled with figures, images, and illustrations, this work provides effective procedures in agricultural water engineering. It unveils a spectrum of design concepts, methods, and solutions for  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Wayne Trimble
ISBN: 9780849396274 0849396271 9780849396175 0849396174 9780849396168 0849396166
OCLC Number: 171150926
Description: 2 volumes (xlvi, 1370 pages) : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Contents Volume 1 Academic Disciplines Acid Rain and Precipitation Chemistry African Market Garden Agricultural Runoff: Characteristics Agroforestry: Enhancing Water Use Efficiency Alluvial Fan Ancient Greece: Agricultural Hydraulic Works Ancient Greece: Hydrologic and Hydraulic Science and Technology Ancient Greece: Urban Water Engineering and Management Antitranspirants: Film-Forming Types Antitranspirants: Stomata Closing Types Aquifers Aquifers: Artificial Recharge Aquifers: Ogallala Aquifers: Recharge Aquifers: Transmissivity Aral Sea Disaster Arctic Hydrology Boron Bound Water in Soils Brahmaputra Basin Canal Automation Chemical Measurement Chemigation Chernobyl Accident: Impacts on Water Resources Chesapeake Bay Chromium Conservation: Tillage and No-Tillage Consumptive Water Use Crop Coefficients Crop Development Models Crop Plants: Critical Developmental Stages of Water Stress Crop Residues: Snow Capture by Cyanobacteria in Eutrophic Freshwater Systems Dam Removal Darcy's Law Databases Deltas Desalination Drainage and Water Quality Drainage Coefficient Drainage: Controlled Drainage: Hydrologic Impacts Drainage: Inadequacy and Crop Response Drainage: Irrigated Land Drainage: Land Shaping Drainage: Materials Drainage: Modeling Drainage: Soil Salinity Management Drinking Water Supply Distribution Systems Drip Lines and Emitters: Acidification for Prevention of Clogging Drip Lines and Emitters: Chlorination for Disinfection and Prevention of Clogging Drought Drought Hardening and Pre-Sowing Seed Hardening Drought: Avoidance and Adaptation Drought: Management Drought: Resistance Dryland and Semiarid Regions: Research Centers Dryland Cropping Systems Dryland Farming Dust Bowl Era El Nin~o Energy Dissipation Structures Erosion and Precipitation Erosion and Productivity Erosion Control: Mechanical Erosion Control: Tillage/Residue Methods Erosion Control: Vegetative Erosion Problems: Historical Review Erosion Research: History Erosion Research: Instrumentation Erosion: Accelerated Erosion: Bank Erosion: Prediction Erosion: Process Modeling Eutrophication Evaporation Evaporation and Eddy Correlation Evaporation and Energy Balance Evaporation from Lakes and Large Bodies of Water Evaporation from Soils Evapotranspiration: Canopy Architecture and Climate Effects Evapotranspiration: Formulas Evapotranspiration: Greenhouses Evapotranspiration: Reference and Potential Evapotranspiration: Remote Sensing Evapotranspiration: Weather Station Network Information Everglades Farm Ponds Fertilizer and Pesticide Leaching: Irrigation Management Field Water Supply and Balance Filtration and Particulate Removal Floodplain Management Floods and Flooding Flouride Flow Measurement: History Fluvial Islands Frozen Soil: Water Movement in Furrow Dikes Ganges River Giant Reed (Arundo donax): Effects on Streams and Water Resources Global Temperature Change and Terrestrial Ecology Groundwater: Contamination Groundwater: Contamination, Arsenic Groundwater: Mapping Levels Groundwater: Measuring Levels Groundwater: Mining Groundwater: Modeling Groundwater: Modeling Using Numerical Methods Groundwater: Pollution from Mining Groundwater: Pollution from Nitrogen Fertilizers Groundwater: Pollution from Phosphorous Fertilizers Groundwater: Pumping and Land Subsidence Groundwater: Pumping Methods Groundwater: Quality Groundwater: Quality and Irrigated Agriculture Groundwater: Regulation Groundwater: Saltwater Intrusion Groundwater: Western United States Law Groundwater: World Resources Hydrologic Cycle Hydrologic Management of Contaminated Sites Using Vegetation Hydrologic Process Modeling Hydrology Research Centers Hypoxia: Gulf of Mexico Internet Irrigated Agriculture: Economic Impacts of Investments Irrigated Agriculture: Endangered Species Policy Irrigated Agriculture: Historical View Irrigated Agriculture: Managing toward Sustainability Irrigated Agriculture: Social Impacts Irrigated Water: Market Role in Reallocating Irrigated Water: Polymer Application Irrigation Design: Steps and Elements Irrigation Districts and Similar Organizations Irrigation Economics: Global Irrigation Economics: United States Irrigation Management: Humid Regions Irrigation Management: Tropics Irrigation Return Flow and Quality Irrigation Sagacity (IS) Irrigation Scheduling: Plant Indicators (Field Application) Irrigation Scheduling: Plant Indicators (Measurement) Irrigation Scheduling: Remote Sensing Technologies Irrigation Scheduling: Soil Water Status Irrigation Scheduling: Water Budgeting Irrigation Systems: Drip Irrigation Systems: History Irrigation Systems: Subsurface Drip Irrigation: Deficit Irrigation: Efficiency Irrigation: Frost Protection and Bloom Delay Irrigation: Impact on River Flows Irrigation: Metering Irrigation: Preplant Irrigation: Saline Water Irrigation: Sewage Effluent Use Irrigation: Site-Specific Irrigation: Sprinklers (Mechanical) Irrigation: Supplemental Irrigation: Surface Isotopes Journals Volume 2 Karst Aquifers Karst Aquifers: Water Quality and Water Resource Problems La Nin~a Land Drainage: Subsurface Land Drainage: Wells Leaf Water Potential Library Resources Livestock and Poultry Production: Water Consumption Livestock Water Quality Standards Livestock: Water Harvesting Methods Low-Impact Development Manure Management: Beef Cattle Industry Requirements Manure Management: Dairy Manure Management: Poultry Manure Management: Swine Marketing Matric Potential Microbial Sampling Mining Impact: Metals Natural Levees Neuse River Nitrogen Measurement Nonpoint Source Pollution (NPSP) Nutrients: Best Management Practices Observation Wells On-Farm Irrigation Flow Measurement Open-Channel Flow Rate Measurements Open-Channel Spillways Oxygen Measurement: Biological-Chemical Oxygen Demand Pathogens: General Characteristics Pathogens: Transport by Water Pesticide Contamination: Groundwater Pesticide Contamination: Surface Water Pfiesteria Piscicida pH Pharmaceuticals in Water Supplies Phosphorus: Inputs into Freshwater from Agriculture Phosphorus: Measurement Phosphorus: Transport in Riverine Systems Plant Water Stress: Exposure during Specific Growth Stages Plant Water Stress: Optional Parameters for Stress Relief Plant Water Use: Stomatal Control Plant Yield and Water Use Plants: Critical Growth Periods Plants: Osmotic Adjustment Plants: Osmotic Potential Plants: Salt Tolerance Platte River Pollution: Point Source (PS) Porous Pavements Precipitation: Distribution Patterns Precipitation: Forms Precipitation: Measurement Precipitation: Modification Precipitation: Remote Sensing Measurement Precipitation: Simulation Models Precipitation: Stochastic Properties Precipitation: Storms Precision Agriculture and Water Use Precision Conservation Professional Societies Psychrometry: Accuracy, Interpretation, and Sampling Psychrometry: Theory, Types, and Uses Pumps: Displacement Pumps: Internal Combustion Engines Rainfall Shelters Rainfed Farming Rainwater Harvesting Rangeland Management: Enhanced Water Utilization Rangeland Water Yield: Influence of Brush Clearing Rangelands: Water Balance Research Organizations Residential Irrigation Water Use and Control Reverse Osmosis Richards' Equation Ring and Tension Infiltrometers Riparian Geomorphology River Channelization River Channels Rural Water Supply: Water Harvesting Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Saline Seeps Saline Water Salton Sea Satellite Sensing: Atmospheric Water Scaling Processes in Watersheds Seas: Dead and Dying Sediment Budgets Sediment Load Selenium Software Development Soil Macropores: Water and Solute Movement Soil Moisture Measurement by Feel and Appearance Soil Water Measurement: Capacitance Soil Water Measurement: Granular Matrix Sensors Soil Water Measurement: Gravimetric Soil Water Measurement: Neutron Thermalization Soil Water Measurement: Soil Probes Soil Water Measurement: Tensiometers Soil Water Measurement: Time Domain Reflectometry Soil Water: Antecedent Soil Water: Capillary Rise Soil Water: Diffusion Soil Water: Energy Concepts Soil Water: Flow under Saturated Conditions Soil Water: Flow under Unsaturated Conditions Soil Water: Functions in Pedostructure Soil Water: Hysteresis Soil Water: Plant-Available Soil Water: Salinity Measurement Soil Water: Sensor-Based Automatic Irrigation of Vegetable Crops Soils: Field Capacity Soils: Hydraulic Conductivity Rates Soils: Hygroscopic Water Content Soils: Permanent Wilting Points Soils: Water Infiltration Soils: Water Percolation Soils: Waterborne Chemicals Leaching through Stomatal Responses to the Environment: Quantifying Storativity and Specific Yield Stormwater Management Streambank Stabilization Summer Fallow Surface Water: Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations Surface Water: Nitrogen Enrichment Surface Water: Pollution by Nitrogen Fertilizers Surface Water: Pollution by Surface Mines Surface Water: Quality and Phosphorous Applications Surface Water: Western United States Law Suspended-Sediment Transport Measurement Tailwater Recovery and Reuse Tamarisk Timber Harvesting: Influence on Water Yield and Water Quality Time Domain Reflectometry: Salinity and Solute Measurement Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Transpiration Transpiration: Carbon Dioxide and Plants Transpiration: Efficiency Transpiration: Scaling from Leaves and Canopies Transpiration: Water Use Efficiency Two-Stage Channel Geometry: Active Floodplain Requirements Uptake by Plant Roots Uptake by Plant Roots: Modeling Water Extraction Urban Hydrology Urban Water Quality Vadose Zone and Groundwater Protection Vapor Transport in Dry Soils Virtual Water Virtual Water: Economic Perspective Virtual Water: Measuring Flows around the World Wastewater Use in Agriculture: Agronomic Considerations Wastewater Use in Agriculture: Empirical Evidence Wastewater Use in Agriculture: Public Health Considerations Wastewater Use in Agriculture: Saline and Sodic Waters Water Balance Scheduling in Arid Regions Water Footprints Water Harvesting Water Properties Water Quality: Modeling Water Quality: Range and Pasture Land Water Quality: Sampling of Runoff from Agricultural Fields Wellhead Protection Wells: Drilling Wells: Hydraulics Wetlands and Petroleum Wetlands as Treatment Systems Wetlands: Ecosystems Wind Erosion and Water Resources Yellow River
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