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By Elpida Kolokytha, Satoru Oishi, Ramesh S.V. Teegavarapu

ISBN-10: 9811020493

ISBN-13: 9789811020490

ISBN-10: 9811020515

ISBN-13: 9789811020513

This booklet discusses varied elements of water assets, starting from hydrology and modeling to administration and coverage responses. weather alterations and the uncertainty of destiny hydrological regimes make sustainable water assets administration a tricky job, requiring a collection of ways that tackle weather variability and alter. The ebook specializes in 3 major subject matters: hydrological alterations, adaptive decision-making for water assets, and institutional research and probability administration. It discusses the functions and barriers of weather switch types and eventualities with regards to precipitation projection, which predicts to the longer term availability of water. It additionally bargains attention-grabbing examples from world wide to explain the coverage innovations for facing weather switch. Addressing rising matters that have to be resolved and strategies that may be utilized for sustainable climate-change-sensitive water assets security and administration, this sensible, state of the art reference ebook is a worthy source for researchers, scholars and execs drawn to sustainable water assets administration in a altering climate.

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In particular, hydrologic extremes such as floods and droughts affect people’s lives and properties. While such extremes are difficult to understand due to their complexity and rarity, their impact is reportedly increasing as the environment changes and population and industrialization grow, exposing more human settlements to natural hazards. Changes in hydrologic extremes can be caused by rapid modifications in land use/land cover, human interventions, and climate change (Sivapalan and Samuel 2009).

Exhaustive evaluation of individual and combined influences of these oscillations, descriptive extreme index-based assessment of precipitation extremes and changes in rainfall characteristics, identification of spatially varying influences of oscillations on dry and wet spell transition states, antecedent precipitation prior to extreme events, intra-event temporal distribution of precipitation, and changes in temporal occurrences of extremes is discussed in this chapter. Understanding these oscillations and their influences focusing on different spatial scales and temporal resolutions considering multiple duration-specific precipitation extremes is critical for flood control, water supply management, and hydrologic design.

2010) and droughts (Dai 2013) is reported to be increasing under climate change projections in the twentyfirst century. An increasing number of studies in hydrologic literature therefore use future forcing-based scenarios to replace the assumption of stationarity in order to assess future risk of hydrologic extremes. While human-induced climate change has reportedly led to intensification of extreme temperature or precipitation events for the present as well as the future (Coumou and Rahmstorf 2012), only low to medium confidence exists in the projections of floods and droughts, owing to modeling limitations and lack of good quality records at local or regional scales (IPCC 2012).

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