Publisher description for Encyclopedia of water science / Stanley W. Trimble.

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Provides Access to State-of-the-Art Information

 Filled with figures, images, and illustrations, the Encyclopedia of Water Science, Second Edition provides effective concepts and procedures in environmental water science and engineering. It unveils a wide spectrum of design concepts, methods, and solutions for enhanced performance of water quality, treatment, conservation, and irrigation methods, as well as improved water efficiency in industrial, municipal, and agricultural programs. The second edition also includes greatly enhanced coverage of streams and lakes as well as many regional case studies.

An International Team Address Important Issues

The only source to provide full coverage of current debates in the field, the encyclopedia offers professional expertise on vital issues including:

§ Current laws and regulations

§ Irrigation management

§ Environmental water economics

§ Agroforestry

§ Erosion control

§ Nutrient best management practices

§ Water sanitation

§ Stream and lake morphology and processes

Sharpen Your Skills — Meet Challenges Well-Armed

A direct and reliable source for best practices in water handling, preservation, and recovery, the encyclopedia examines challenges in the provision of safe water supplies, guiding environmental professionals as they face a worldwide demand for sanitary and affordable water reserves.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Water-supply, Agricultural.
Water in agriculture.
Irrigation efficiency.