Water Resources Quality and Management in Baltic Sea Countries

  • Abdelazim M. Negm
  • Martina Zelenakova
  • Katarzyna Kubiak-Wójcicka

Part of the Springer Water book series (SPWA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Abdelazim M. Negm, El-Sayed E. Omran, Katarzyna Kubiak-Wójcicka, Martina Zelenakova
      Pages 3-13
  3. Overview of Water Bodies and Water Resources in Baltic Sea Countries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. El-Sayed E. Omran, Abdelazim M. Negm
      Pages 17-42
  4. Quality of Groundwater in Baltic Sea

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Juris Burlakovs, William Hogland, Zane Vincevica-Gaile, Mait Kriipsalu, Maris Klavins, Yahya Jani et al.
      Pages 59-84
  5. Water Quality and Wetlands in Latvia

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
  6. Potential Management of Water Contaminates in Germany

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Judith Schick, Sylvia Kratz, Elke Bloem, Ewald Schnug
      Pages 107-126
    3. Elke Bloem, Silvia Haneklaus, Ewald Schnug
      Pages 127-140
    4. Helge Bormann, Jenny Kebschull, Frank Ahlhorn
      Pages 141-155
  7. Potential Stresses on Water Resources in Russia

  8. Implementation of Water Policy for Estonian Water Resources

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 229-229
    2. Elve Lode, H. Tõnisson, Marko Vainu, G. Kapanen, R. Rivis, M. Muru
      Pages 231-252
    3. Jaanus Terasmaa, Inga Retike, Marko Vainu, Agnese Priede, Elve Lode, Raimo Pajula et al.
      Pages 253-275
  9. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 277-277
    2. Abdelazim M. Negm, El-Sayed E. Omran, Katarzyna Kubiak-Wójcicka, Martina Zelenakova
      Pages 279-298
    3. Elve Lode, Marko Vainu, M. Ilomets, L. Truus, Raimo Pajula, U. Ratas et al.
      Pages 299-321

About this book


This unique book shares the knowledge and experience of experts and scientists who apply high-quality findings and input from their research to issues concerning the management of water resources and their quality in Baltic countries including Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany and Russia. It summarizes the latest results of several systematic  investigations, and assesses the occurrence and quality of surface and underground waters within the Baltic countries to help decision-makers plan for sustainable development.

The book addresses a range of water resources management issues, especially those that are relevant to the water quality in these Baltic countries. It presents cutting-edge information and findings that can be effectively used to solve a variety of problems in integrated water resources management. Accordingly, it will be of interest to graduate students, researchers, water scientists, professionals, experts and practitioners working in water resources management.


underground waters surface waters sustainable development Climate Change and water resources Water Resources Assessment integrated water management

Editors and affiliations

  • Abdelazim M. Negm
    • 1
  • Martina Zelenakova
    • 2
  • Katarzyna Kubiak-Wójcicka
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringZagazig UniversityZagazigEgypt
  2. 2.Technical University of KosiceKosiceSlovakia
  3. 3.Nicolaus Copernicus UniversityToruńPoland

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-39700-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-39701-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2364-6934
  • Series Online ISSN 2364-8198
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