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By Claudia Pahl-Wostl (auth.), Prof. Dr. Claudia Pahl-Wostl, Prof. Dr. Pavel Kabat, Dipl. Geogr. Jörn Möltgen (eds.)

ISBN-10: 3540759409

ISBN-13: 9783540759409

ISBN-10: 3540759417

ISBN-13: 9783540759416

Sustainable water administration is a key environmental problem of the twenty first century. constructing and enforcing leading edge administration methods and the way to deal with the expanding complexity and uncertainties was once the topic of the 1st foreign convention on Adaptive and built-in Water administration, held in November 2007 in Basel, Switzerland. The convention quantity comprises chosen contributions on conceptual and methodological thoughts and empirical insights from case reviews on vital issues resembling multi-level governance, swap administration, vulnerability overview, environmental flows, uncertainty research and the affects of weather switch. The e-book addresses a large interdisciplinary viewers of scientists and pros from academia, undefined, and interested by coverage making.

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Social learning and water resources management. Ecology and Society 12: 5. org/vol12/iss2/art5/ Pahl-Wostl C, Sendzimir J, Jeffrey P, Aerts J, Berkamp G, and Cross K. Managing Change towards Adaptive Water Management through Social Learning, Ecology and Society, in press. S. Army Corps of Engineers Methods of Analysis and Peer Review for Water Resources Project Planning, National Research Council (2004). Adaptive Management for Water Resources Project Planning. Rotmans J, Kemp R. et al. (2001).

To transform the complexity vision into a sustainability mission, an integrative and adaptive management approach is being enhanced through capacity building including philosophical rethinking, institutional reform and technological renovation so as to transform reductionism to holism, fragmented to integrated management, and physical to ecological engineering. This study is financially supported by the Key Project of National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. KZCX2-YW-324; KZCX2-YW-422) 24 R.

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