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Urban Water Management Science Technology and Service Delivery (Nato Science Series. IV. Earth and Environmental Sciences, 25)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • The hydrosphere,
  • Water supply & treatment,
  • Technology,
  • Engineering - Hydraulic,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental Engineering & Technology,
  • Science / Earth Sciences / Hydrology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRoumen Arsov (Editor), J. Marsalek (Editor), W. Ed Watt (Editor), Evzen Zeman (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8370740M
    ISBN 101402015402
    ISBN 109781402015403
    OCLC/WorldCa52858164

    Water resource management is the activity of planning, developing, distributing and managing the optimum use of water is a sub-set of water cycle management.. Water is essential for our survival. The field of water resources management will have to continue to adapt to the current and future issues facing the allocation of water. The Water Research Foundation (WRF) is the leading research organization advancing the science of all water to meet the evolving needs of its subscribers and the water sector.

    Service needs to be provided for expanding populations, at the same time that corrective measures must be taken for decaying older urban centers, resulting both from neglect and expiring service life. These needs exist within the framewode of other competing and conflicting uses for existing and yet to be developed water sources. Cities use large amounts of costly energy to supply water and treat wastewater, especially in China, one of the world’s largest providers of urban water and sanitation services.

    The main strategies to improve service delivery were found to be increasing citizen participation in the affairs of the local authority and partnership with the community in service delivery. The water balance tool aims to model and asses water flows based on multiple and alternative service delivery strategies. The tool enables water professional and decision makers to look on the urban water system in an integrated way and provides the capacity to predict the impacts of interventions throughout the urban water system.


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Urban Water Management Science Technology and Service Delivery (Nato Science Series: IV:) Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. Edition by W. Ed Watt (Author), J. Marsalek (Author), Roumen Arsov (Author), Evzen Zeman (Author) & 1 moreCited by: 6. Urban water management issues are particularly important in the countries in transition in Central and Eastern Europe.

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Urban water management: science, technology and service delivery. [R Arsov;]. This book was written to make practical economic and engineering concepts readily available to urban water supply managers, thereby filling a gap in the available literature. It is concerned with decisions made daily, monthly, or annually by managers of urban water supply cturer: Springer.

Get this from a library. Urban Water Management: Science Technology and Service Delivery: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Urban Water Management: Science Technology and Service Delivery Borovetz, Bulgaria October [Roumen Arsov; Jiri Marsalek; Watt; Evzen Zeman] -- Urban water management.

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The urban water management system is considered herein as two integrated major entities; water supply management and water excess management. The first six chapters provide an overview of the various aspects of IUWM in arid and semi-arid regions, with emphasis on water supply technologies, such as artificial recharge, water transfers, Format: Hardcover.

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