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Main Title Creeping environmental problems and sustainable development in the Aral Sea basin /
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Glantz, Michael H.
Publisher Cambridge University Press,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 39210112
ISBN 0521620864; 9780521620864
Subjects Environmental degradation--Aral Sea Watershed (Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan) ; Sustainable development--Aral Sea Watershed (Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan) ; Asia--Aral Sea Watershed ; Milieuverontreiniging ; Duurzame ontwikkeling ; Nachhaltigkeit--(DE-588)4326464-5 ; Umweltschaden--(DE-588)4117286-3 ; Umweltverträglichkeit--(DE-588)4061655-1 ; Aralsee-Gebiet--(DE-588)4468522-1 ; Développement durable--Bassins hydrographiques--Aral, Mer d' ; Développement durable--Aral, Mer d' ; Nachhaltige Entwicklung ; Environnement--D egradation--Aral, Bassin de la mer d' (Ouzb ekistan et Kazakhstan) ; D eveloppement durable--Aral, Bassin de la mer d' (Ouzb ekistan et Kazakhstan)
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ERAM  GE160.U6C74 1999 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/25/2004
Collation xii, 291 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction / Michael H. Glantz -- 1. Sustainable development and creeping environmental problems in the Aral Sea region / Michael H. Glantz -- 2. Ecological disaster linked to landscape composition changes in the Aral Sea basin / Elisabeth A. Vostokova -- 3. Alteration of water level and salinity of the Aral Sea / Vitalyi N. Bortnik -- 4. Desertification in the Aral Sea region / Asomitdin A. Rafikov -- 5. Climate fluctuations and change in the Aral Sea basin within the last 50 years / Alexander N. Zolotokrylin -- 6. Priaralye ecosystems and creeping environmental changes in the Aral Sea / Nina M. Novikova -- 7. Public health in the Aral Sea coastal region and the dynamics of changes in the ecological situation / Leonid I. Elpiner -- 8. The impact of political ideology on creeping environmental changes in the Aral Sea basin / Igor S. Zonn -- 9. Change of the rivers' flow in the Aral Sea basin (in connection with the problem of quantitative assessment and consideration of environmental after-effects) / K.V. Tsytsenko and V.V. Sumarokova -- 10. Fish population as an ecosystem component and economic object in the Aral Sea basin / Iliya Zholdasova -- 11. Creeping environmental changes in the Karakum Canal's zone of impact / Nikolai S. Orlovsky -- 12. Environmental changes in the Uzbek part of the Aral Sea basin / Anatoly N. Krutov -- 13. Creeping changes in biological communities in the Aral Sea / Nikolai V. Aladin.