Groundwater Quality and Geochemistry in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions

This book reviews groundwater quality and its major global contaminants, and collects the latest advances in the analysis, remediation, risk assessment, and hydrogeochemistry of groundwater in countries such as Algeria, Egypt, Ghana, Kazakhstan, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, and the USA. This book mainly f...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Ali, Shakir (Editor), Negm, Abdelazim (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer Nature Switzerland 2024, 2024
Edition:1st ed. 2024
Series:The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Part 1: Assessment of groundwater quality
  • Chapter 1: Unveiling the Hidden Depths: A Review for Understanding and Managing Groundwater Contamination in Arid Regions
  • Chapter 2: Risk Assessment of Potential Groundwater Contamination by the Agricultural Drainage Water in the Central Valley Watershed, California, USA
  • Chapter 3: Impact of Bugun Reservoir on Groundwater and Soil: A Case Study from South Kazakhstan
  • Chapter 4: Impact of Climate Changes on Seawater Intrusion in the Nile Delta Aquifer (Egypt)
  • Chapter 5: Groundwater Quality Prediction in Upper and Middle Cheliff Plain, Algeria Using Artificial Intelligence
  • Chapter 6: Evolution of Groundwater in the Cheliff and Mitidja Aquifers (North Algeria) in Qualitative and Quantitative Terms
  • Chapter 7: Groundwater Pollution Sources and Its Quality in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia- State-of-the-Art
  • Chapter 8: Isotopic and Chemical Composition of Egypt’s Groundwater Resources
  • Chapter 9: Understanding Seawater Intrusion byHydrochemical Parameters and Stable Water Isotopes along the Coastal Alluvial Aquifers of the Essaouira Basin, Morocco
  • Part 2: Major global contaminants in groundwater
  • Chapter 10: Geochemical Controls on Fluoride Enrichment in Groundwater of a Geologically Heterogeneous Part of Ghana: Implications for Human Health Risk Assessment
  • Chapter 11: Uncovering Fluoride Contamination in Groundwater of Arid and Semi-Arid Regions: Stigma to Solutions
  • Chapter 12: Nitrate Contamination in Groundwater of Arid and Semi-Arid Regions: Ecotoxicological Impacts and Management Strategies.