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Water Resource Management : Problems and Prospects

By: Alpana Kateja

Price: $47.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2019

Seller ID: 701671

ISBN: 8131609901

Condition: New


Water Resource Management presents the most intractable challenge for planners and policymakers. Considering the finite nature, increasing demand and deteriorating quality of freshwater, the need to protect and manage this resource properly is crucial. To succeed in the face of this biggest threat to human health and environmental degradation, an integrated approach to freshwater and waste water management is required, which involves innovative and region-specific pathways along with community participation. To attain better development outcomes, water must be made an integral part of all plan... View more info

Water And Health

By: Kateja Alpana

Price: $46.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 701718

ISBN: 8131608719

Condition: New


In spite of recent surge of interest in health issues, the impact of water on health has not elicited much attention in the academia. Though fluoride and heavy metals have been fairly researched, literature on nitrate and salinity is scanty; lack of sanitation and its resultant impact on health still remains under researched. One of the reasons for this can be attributed to the existence of diverse forms of contaminations and the variety of risks attached to each one. The present volume focuses on growing threats to health from detrimental pollutants in water, the life giving substance. The bo... View more info