The Mekong Delta System

Interdisciplinary Analyses of a River Delta

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ISBN: 978-94-007-3961-1 (Print) 978-94-007-3962-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Deltas under change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-5

      Introduction

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      Pages 7-46

      Climate and Environmental Change in River Deltas Globally: Expected Impacts, Resilience, and Adaptation

  3. Water and development in the Mekong Delta

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 47-47

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      Pages 49-81

      Hydrology and Hydraulic Infrastructure Systems in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

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      Pages 83-132

      Socio-Economic Development in the Mekong Delta: Between the Prospects for Progress and the Realms of Reality

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      Pages 133-165

      IWRM for the Mekong Basin

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      Pages 167-198

      Water Governance Under Renovation? Concepts and Practices of IWRM in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam

  4. Water resources and related risks

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-199

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      Pages 201-220

      Groundwater Resources in the Mekong Delta: Availability, Utilization and Risks

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      Pages 221-232

      Flood Hydraulics and Suspended Sediment Transport in the Plain of Reeds, Mekong Delta

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      Pages 233-244

      Monsoon Variability and the Mekong Flood Regime

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      Pages 245-289

      Vulnerability, Coping and Adaptation to Water Related Hazards in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta

  5. Water and Environment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 291-291

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      Pages 293-313

      Biodiversity of the Mekong Delta

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      Pages 315-330

      Mangrove Ecosystems in the Mekong Delta – Overcoming Uncertainties in Inventory Mapping Using Satellite Remote Sensing Data

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      Pages 331-361

      Agriculture and Water Quality in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta

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      Pages 363-393

      Aquaculture and Agricultural Production in the Mekong Delta and its Effects on Nutrient Pollution of Soil and Water

  6. Water Knowledge and information

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 395-395

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      Pages 397-421

      Managing Knowledge for the Development of the Mekong Delta

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      Pages 423-443

      A Water-Related Web-Based Information System for the Sustainable Development of the Mekong Delta

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      Pages 445-458

      The Water-Development Nexus: Importance of Knowledge, Information and Cooperation in the Mekong Delta

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 459-463