Download e-book for kindle: Urban Geology: Process-Oriented Concepts for Adaptive and by Peter Huggenberger,Jannis Epting

By Peter Huggenberger,Jannis Epting

Urban subsurface assets and especially city groundwater are prone to environmental affects, and their rational administration is of significant value. during this ebook a multidisciplinary crew of experts and scientists provides leading edge process-oriented techniques to the sustainable use of those assets. The integrated case stories from northwestern Switzerland describe consultant environments and are proper for city components normally. They illustrate the safety of groundwater; river recovery; engineering and hydrogeological questions regarding city infrastructure and administration options; in addition to tracking, modeling and remediation recommendations for infected websites; difficulties attributable to karst in city environments; using shallow geothermal power; and common dangers comparable to flood occasions and earthquakes.

It is proven that glossy quantitative earth sciences can give a contribution considerably to find options in regards to the sustainable use of subsurface assets in city environments.

The booklet is a useful resource of data for hydrogeologists, geologists, city planners, water provide engineers, and environmental agencies.


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