2014

Nile River Basin

Ecohydrological Challenges, Climate Change and Hydropolitics

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ISBN: 978-3-319-02719-7 (Print) 978-3-319-02720-3 (Online)

Table of contents (33 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction

  3. Hydrology and Water Availability

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      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-21

      The Nile River Basin

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      Pages 23-49

      Streamflow Data Needs for Water Resources Management and Monitoring Challenges: A Case Study of Wami River Subbasin in Tanzania

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      Pages 51-67

      Satellite Rainfall Products and Their Reliability in the Blue Nile Basin

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      Pages 69-95

      Africa-Wide Monitoring of Small Surface Water Bodies Using Multisource Satellite Data: A Monitoring System for FEWS NET

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      Pages 97-117

      Surface Water and Groundwater Resources of Ethiopia: Potentials and Challenges of Water Resources Development

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      Pages 119-129

      Land and Water in the Nile Basin

  4. Soil Erosion and Water Quality

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      Pages 131-131

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      Pages 133-147

      Soil Erosion and Discharge in the Blue Nile Basin: Trends and Challenges

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      Pages 149-163

      Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Soil Erosion in the Semi-humid Ethiopian Highlands: A Case Study of Debre Mawi Watershed

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      Pages 165-192

      Modeling Sediment Dynamics: Effect of Land Use, Topography, and Land Management in the Wami-Ruvu Basin, Tanzania

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      Pages 193-218

      Assessment of Soil Erosion in the Blue Nile Basin

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      Pages 219-233

      Hydro-Epidemiology of the Nile Basin: Understanding the Complex Linkages Between Water and Infectious Diseases

  5. Lakes and Watersheds

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      Pages 235-235

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      Pages 237-252

      Monitoring State of Biomass Recovery in the Blue Nile Basin Using Image-Based Disturbance Index

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      Pages 253-267

      Bathymetry, Lake Area and Volume Mapping: A Remote-Sensing Perspective

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      Pages 269-283

      Land Use and Land Cover Changes in Northern Kordofan State of Sudan: A Remotely Sensed Data Analysis

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      Pages 285-305

      Multi-model Approach for Spatial Evapotranspiration Mapping: Comparison of Models Performance for Different Ecosystems

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      Pages 307-335

      Modeling Rainfall Erosivity From Daily Rainfall Events, Upper Blue Nile Basin, Ethiopia

  6. Climate Change and Water Resources

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      Pages 337-337

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      Pages 339-361

      Climate Change Impacts and Development-Based Adaptation Pathway to the Nile River Basin

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      Pages 363-388

      Climate Change Projections in the Upper Gilgel Abay River Catchment, Blue Nile Basin Ethiopia

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      Pages 389-404

      Climate Change Impact on Water Resources and Adaptation Strategies in the Blue Nile River Basin

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