Management and Sustainable Development of Coastal Zone Environments

Management and Sustainable Development of Coastal Zone Environments

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789400790018
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 11/14/2014
Edition description: 2010
Pages: 282
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
About the Editors

Section 1 Evaluation, Status Prediction, Modelling and Developments of Coastal Zones: Management Issues

1. Observational Needs for Sustainable Coastal Prediction and
Management
Raghu Murtugudde

2. Ecological Modelling as a Tool for Coastal Ecosystem
Management
Wen Long

3. Current Status of Coastal Zone Management Practices in India
S. Swarna Latha and M. Bala Krishna Prasad

4. Climate Resilient Coastal Zone Development in Bangladesh:
Participatory Governance for Common Resources Management
Paramesh Nandy and M. Aminul Islam

5. Present Status, Challenges and Management of the
Japanese Coastal Zone Environment
Manish Kumar and Rita Chauhan

6. Integrating Hydrologic and Hydrodynamic Models for Decision
Support Systems and Management of Coastal Zones and Estuaries
Prabin Paul and Vladimir Cvetkovic

7. Creation of System “Delta-Sea” as a Basis of Ecosystem
Approach to the Management of Large Aral Sea’s Coastal Zone
Yusup Khai Rysbekov

Section 2 Coastal Zone Water Resources (Quantity and Quality):
Challenges for Sustainability

8. Critical Evaluation of the Recent Development and Trends in
Submarine Groundwater Discharge Research in Asia
Manish Kumar, AL. Ramanathan, B.R. Neupane, Dinh Van Tu and Seok-hwi Kim

9. Influence of Climate Factors on the Groundwater Resources of
Coastal Tamilnadu
S. Chidambaram, K. Trumalesh, AL. Ramanathan, G. Johnsonbabu, P. Paramaguru, U. Karmegam,
R. Manivannan, K. Srinivasamoorthy and S. Manikandan

10. Natural Arsenic in Coastal Groundwaters in the Bengal Delta
Region in West Bengal, India
Prosun Bhattacharya, Gunnar Jacks, Bibhas Nath, Debashis
Chatterjee, Ashis Biswas, Dipti Halder, Santanu Majumder,
Subhamoy Bhowmick and AL. Ramanathan

11. Chemical Composition and Origin of the Coastal Zone
Thermal Springs in Far East Russia
O.V. Chudaev, V.A. Chudaeva and I.V. Bragin

Section 3 Biodiversity of Coastal Zones and Its Sustainability

12. Organic Matter and Mangrove Productivity
M. BalaKrishna Prasad, Thorsten Dittmar and AL. Ramanathan

13. Influence of Terrestrial Inputs on Mangrove and Coral Reef:
Primary Productivity of the Andaman Islands
R. Ramesh, B. Senthilkumar, Jennifer Immaculate Divia and R. Purvaja

14. Dissolved Metal Distribution in Indian Mangrove Ecosystem:
Case Studies from East Coast of India
Gurmeet Singh, Rajesh Kumar Ranjan, Rita Chauhan and
AL. Ramanathan

Section 4 Threats to Coastal Aquatic Ecosystems:
Developmental and Sustainability Issues

15. Shrimp Culture: Trend, Consequences and Sustainability in the South-western Coastal Region of Bangladesh
Dilip Kumar Datta, Kushal Roy and Nazia Hassan

16. Role of Sand Dunes and Mangroves in the Mitigation of Coastal
Hazards with Reference to 2004 Tsunami
K. Rajani Priya, K. Santhi Kiran and Ugyen Pema

17. Assessment of Potential Health Risk through Arsenic Flow in
Food Chain—A Study in Gangetic Delta of West Bengal
A.C. Samal, S. Kar, P. Bhattacharya and S.C. Santra

Author Index
Subject Index

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