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Author Shahin, Mamdouh.

Title Water resources and hydrometeorology of the Arab region / by Mamdouh Shahin
Published Dordrecht : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 586 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Water science and technology library ; v. 59
Water science and technology library ; v. 59
Contents Front Matter; Historical Introduction; Physiography and Geology of the Arab Region; Climate of the Arab Region; Analysis of Precipitation Data; Evaporation and Evapotranspiration; Runoff and River Flow; Wadis and Wadi Flow; Erosion and sedimentation in drainage basins and in storage reservoirs; Groundwater Resources; Non-Conventional (New) Water Resources; Water Storage; Water Scarcity in the Arab Region-Major Problems and Attempts to alleviate their Impacts; Back Matter
Summary Deals with climate and hydrology of the Arab Region. This book comprises an historical introduction, physiographic features and geological settings of the region, climate, analysis of precipitation, evaporation and evapotranspiration, river basins and flow, wadi basins and flow, erosion and sedimentation, groundwater resources, and more
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 549-566) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Water-supply -- Arab countries.
Hydrometeorology -- Arab countries.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007425100
ISBN 1402045778