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Groundwater Resources: Sustainability, Management, and Restoration

Groundwater Resources: Sustainability, Management, and Restoration

By Neven Kresic

Covers virtually every aspect of the subject, from how to characterize groundwater and evaluate its resources to determining the interactions between surface water and groundwater.

Price: $120.00
Product Code/ISBN: 9780071492737
Year: 2008
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 852
Publisher: McGraw-Hill


Groundwater sustainability is a reliable, one-stop guide containing all the information you'll need to succeed in your groundwater management and development projects. It covers virtually every aspect of the subject, from how to characterize groundwater and evaluate its resources to determining the interactions between surface water and groundwater.

Packed with hundreds of illustrations, this expansive guide reviews both established and innovative aquifer restoration techniques and technologies, including the control and remediation of contaminant sources and groundwater contaminant plumes.

You'll also find valuable information regarding resource augmentation, the engineering necessary for resource development, and building comprehensive databases for efficient, cost-effective assessment. Groundwater Sustainability provides the last word on the all-important subject of how to maintain and manage the most precious natural resource.

This all-in-one guide covers:

  • Global Freshwater Resources
  • Aquifer Evaluation
  • Groundwater Resource Development
  • Groundwater Recharge
  • Climate Change and Its Impact on Groundwater
  • Groundwater Chemistry
  • Drinking Water Treatment Options
  • Managing & Restoring Groundwater Resources

If you ever need a complete book of groundwater sustainability, this book should be your guide!