Risk-Informed Management of European River Basins

ISBN: 978-3-642-38597-1 (Print) 978-3-642-38598-8 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-18

    Introduction: The Need for Risk-Informed River Basin Management

  3. Understanding River Ecosystems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-52

      Soil–Sediment–River Connections: Catchment Processes Delivering Pressures to River Catchments

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      Pages 53-149

      Status and Causal Pathway Assessments Supporting River Basin Management

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      Pages 151-182

      Monitoring Programmes, Multiple Stress Analysis and Decision Support for River Basin Management

  4. Anticipating Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Pages 185-196

      Downscaling Scenarios as an Exploratory Tool for River Basin Management: An Introduction

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      Pages 197-208

      Informing River Basin Management on Flood and Drought Risks Taking Future Uncertainties into Account

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      Pages 209-222

      Future Land Use Patterns in European River Basins: Scenario Trends in Urbanization, Agriculture and Land Use

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      Pages 223-238

      Framing the Uncertain Future: Articulating IPCC-SRES Scenarios for European River Basins

  5. Connecting to the Social System

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 239-239

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      Pages 241-264

      Integrated River Basin Management and Risk Governance

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      Pages 265-294

      Ecosystem Services and River Basin Management

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      Pages 295-319

      Participatory Approaches and the Role of Facilitative Leadership

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      Pages 321-345

      How Spatial Planning Can Connect to River Basin Management

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      Pages 347-364

      Improving the Connection Between Science and Policy for River Basin Management

  6. Synthesis and Recommendations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 365-365

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      Pages 367-390

      Synthesis and Recommendations Towards Risk-Informed River Basin Management

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 391-395