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Main Title Climate change and water resources /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Shrestha, Sangam,
Babel, Mukand S.,
Pandey, Vishnu Prasad,
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2014
Call Number TD353.C528 2014
ISBN 9781466594678 (e-book : PDF); 9781466594661 (hardback)
Subjects Water-supply--Effect of global warming on. ; Water supply--Environmental aspects. ; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Collation 1 online resource : text file, PDF
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
chapter 1. Global climate, system energy balance, and the hydrological cycle / Sangam Shrestha and Prasamsa Singh -- chapter 2. Climate variability and change / Anthony S. Kiem -- chapter 3. Detection and attribution of climate change / H. Annamalai -- chapter 4. Uncertainty in climate change studies / Satish Bastola -- chapter 5. Climate change impacts on water resources and selected water use sectors / Mukand S. Babel, Anshul Agarwal, and Victor Shinde -- chapter 6. Economics of climate change / Sujata Manandhar, Vishnu Prasad Pandey, Futaba Kazamaand, and So Kazama -- chapter 7. Climate change and vulnerability assessment / Vishnu Prasad Pandey, Sujata Manandhar, and Futaba Kazama -- chapter 8. Climate change adaptation in water sector / S.V.R.K. Prabhakar, Binaya Raj Shivakoti, and Bijon Kumer Mitra -- chapter 9. Managing climate risk for the water sector with tools and decision Support / Julian Doczichapter -- 10. Transboundary rivers systems in the context of climate change / Soni M.Pradhanang and Nihar R. Samal -- chapter 11. International negotiations on climate change and water / Binaya Raj Shivakoti and Sangam Shrestha. "Written by expert authors from around the world, this book examines the full scope of climate change science, the impacts on the water sector, and all available mitigation and adaptation strategies. Each chapter provides an analysis of the issues raised and is supported by appropriate examples and case studies. With a broad scope of related topics, this book is useful to a wide range of readers who are directly or indirectly working with climate change and water issues"--