Book 2015

Managing Water Resources under Climate Uncertainty

Examples from Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Australia

ISBN: 978-3-319-10466-9 (Print) 978-3-319-10467-6 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xlii

  2. Understanding the Impacts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-30

      Impact of Climate Change on the Water Cycle

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      Pages 31-44

      Uncertainty Assessment of Climate Change Impacts on Hydrology: A Case Study for the Central Highlands of Vietnam

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      Pages 45-64

      Assessment of the Impact of Climate Change on Water Availability in the Citarum River Basin, Indonesia: The Use of Statistical Downscaling and Water Planning Tools

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      Pages 65-87

      Impact of the Uncertainty of Future Climates on Discharge in the Nam Ou River Basin, Lao PDR

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      Pages 89-103

      Integrated Modelling of Climate Change and Urban Drainage

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      Pages 105-126

      Estimating the Impacts and Uncertainty of Climate Change on the Hydrology and Water Resources of the Koshi River Basin

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      Pages 127-142

      Uncertainty Analysis of Statistically and Dynamically Downscaled Precipitation Data: A Study of the Chaliyar River Basin, Kerala, India

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      Pages 143-176

      Assessment of the Impact of Projected Climate Change on Streamflow and Groundwater Recharge in a River Basin

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      Pages 177-195

      Assessing the Impacts of Climate Change on Water Resources: Experiences From the Mediterranean Region

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      Pages 197-220

      Effect of Climate Change in Wastewater Treatment Plants: Reviewing the Problems and Solutions

  3. Adaptation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

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      Pages 223-248

      Managing Hydropower Under Climate Change in the Mekong Tributaries

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      Pages 249-268

      Managing Water Resources Under Climate Uncertainty: Opportunities and Challenges for Cambodia

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      Pages 269-290

      Transboundary Water Resources Management in the Context of Global Environmental Change: The Case of Bhutan Himalaya

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      Pages 291-317

      Addressing Climate Change Impacts Through Community-Level Water Management: Case Studies from the South-Eastern Coastal Region of India

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      Pages 319-342

      Climate Adaptation and Governance and Small-Scale Farmers’ Vulnerability Through Artificial Glacier Technology: Experiences from the Cold Desert of Leh in North-West Himalaya, India

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      Pages 343-358

      Governing Disaster Risk Reduction in Nepal

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      Pages 359-375

      Role of Sustainability Policy Entrepreneurs in Building Water-Sensitive Cities to Respond to Climate Change: A Case Study in Adelaide, Australia

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      Pages 377-403

      Managing Water Resources in Mexico in the Context of Climate Change

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      Pages 405-420

      Rainwater Harvesting as an Effective Climate Change Adaptation Strategy in Rural and Urban Settings

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      Pages 421-438

      Coevolving Water Infrastructures for Adaptation to Climate Change