The Sava River

This volume provides a comprehensive overview of environmental aspects of the Sava River, which is the greatest tributary to the Danube River and the major drainage river system of South Eastern Europe. Hydroelectric power plants, river traffic, intensive agricultural activities, heavy industry and...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Milačič, Radmila (Editor), Ščančar, Janez (Editor), Paunović, Momir (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015, 2015
Edition:1st ed. 2015
Series:The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Transboundary water cooperation for sustainable development of the Sava River Basin
  • Climate change impact on flood hazard in the Sava River Basin.-  Climate projections for the Sava River Basin
  • Integrated approach to the evaluation of chemical dynamics and anthropogenic pollution sources in the Sava River Basin
  • Elements and persistent organic pollutants in the sediments of the Sava River
  • Metal bioavailability in the Sava River water
  • Potentiometric determination of anionic and nonionic surfactants in surface waters and wastewaters
  • Ecotoxicological characterization of the Sava River – biomarker responses and biological assays.-Microbial characterization of the Sava River
  • Algal communities along the Sava River
  • Aquatic and wetland vegetation along the Sava River
  • Zooplankton community along the Sava River
  • Aquatic macroinvertebrates of the Sava River
  • Ichthyofauna of the River Sava System.-Fauna of the Riparian Ecosystems – Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals
  • Genotoxicological studies of lower stretch of the Sava River
  • Indicative status assessment, biodiversity conservation and protected areas within the Sava River Basin