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Hydrological changes and estuarine dynamics

Author: Paul A Montagna; Terence A Palmer; Jennifer Beseres Pollack
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer, ©2013.
Series: SpringerBriefs in environmental science.
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Water development projects have altered the environmental flow landscapes where dams and diversions have been built, and this could have effects on coastal resources, particularly in estuaries. Water is an important human resource and water needs grow as populations grow. However, freshwater inflow to the coast is fundamental to the functioning of estuaries. Can we have stable, secure, and sufficient water resources  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Montagna; Terence A Palmer; Jennifer Beseres Pollack
ISBN: 9781461458333 1461458331
OCLC Number: 817913305
Description: 1 online resource : ill.
Contents: Conceptual model of estuary ecosystems --
Case studies --
Summary: water supply, people, and the future.
Series Title: SpringerBriefs in environmental science.
Responsibility: Paul A. Montagna, Terence A. Palmer, Jennifer Beseres Pollack.
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Diverting more water for human consumption, can result in environmental problems. The case studies in this book show that monitoring and research can reveal ecological and socio-economic impacts of  Read more...

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