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By Arup K. Sarma,Vijay P. Singh,Suresh A. Kartha,Rajib K. Bhattacharjya
The booklet brings jointly high quality learn articles on complex hydrological research, complicated computational equipment, and the ecological and sociological features of city watershed administration below one umbrella. The fast speed of urbanization, now not observed by way of any farsighted, holistic plan, has diminished many towns within the constructing international into multi-hazard parts. the main perceptible end result of urbanization is the swap in land-use and land hide, which in flip affects hydrological structures. as a result, clinical reports on city hydrology with due emphasis on ecological and sociological elements lower than altering weather are important to the ideal layout of city landscapes and civil infrastructure works. This ebook addresses accurately those concerns, supplying an invaluable advisor for environmentalists, hydrologists, and a vast diversity of socio-economic scientists exploring the environmental vulnerabilities bobbing up from urbanization.
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Urban Hydrology, Watershed Management and Socio-Economic Aspects (Water Science and Technology Library) by Arup K. Sarma,Vijay P. Singh,Suresh A. Kartha,Rajib K. Bhattacharjya