Encyclopedia of Water Science' explores water science issues from an international perspective. Topics covered include Lakes and Streams, Oceans, Aquatic Animals, Weather and Climate, Glaciers, Wetlands, Ecology, Hydropower, Commercial Fishing, Acid Rain, Recreation, Pollution, Economics, Water Conservation, global Warming and much more. Numerous examples highlight significant facts and opinions, explain allusions and describe water-related activities. Provided in each entry are definitions for scientific terms and sources for further research.
Encyclopedia of Water Science is filled with figures, Images, and illustrations. It also 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.