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Water Resources in Slovakia: Part II

Climate Change, Drought and Floods

  • Abdelazim M. Negm
  • Martina Zeleňáková


  • Provides new insights into the impact of climate change on water resources

  • Written by experts in the field

  • Appeals to environmental managers, scientists and policymakers


Part of the The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry book series (HEC, volume 70)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. M. Zeleňáková, M. Fendeková
    Pages 3-19
  3. L. Labudová, M. Turňa
    Pages 51-68
  4. M. Zeleňáková, T. Soľáková, P. Purcz, D. Simonová
    Pages 69-90
  5. Miriam Fendeková
    Pages 91-104
  6. Ľ. Jurík, T. Kaletová
    Pages 105-123
  7. Ľ. Solín, M. Sládeková Madajová
    Pages 173-193
  8. M. Jakubis, M. Jakubisová
    Pages 195-222
  9. D. Káposztásová, Z. Vranayová, P. Purcz
    Pages 251-267
  10. D. Káposztásová, Z. Vranayová
    Pages 269-284
  11. Andrej Šoltész, Lea Čubanová, Dana Baroková, Michaela Červeňanská
    Pages 287-305
  12. S. Vilčeková, E. Krídlová Burdová, I. Selecká
    Pages 307-321
  13. Back Matter
    Pages 339-343

About this book


This book offers up-to-date information on the impact of climate change on water resources in Slovakia, the occurrence of drought and floods, hazards and protection methods. The topics covered include hydrological extremes, such as droughts and flood, in Slovakia; risk assessment and protection; sustainable management; and water management in buildings. The closing chapter provides general conclusions and recommendations for future research. It appeals to graduate students and researchers as well as to decision makers involved in planning future water resources in Slovakia.


Climate change impact Meteorological drought Hydrological drought Groundwater drought Flood risk assessment Flood protection measures Wetland reconstruction Sustainable management Water recycling Water management

Editors and affiliations

  • Abdelazim M. Negm
    • 1
  • Martina Zeleňáková
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringZagazig UniversityZagazigEgypt
  2. 2.Faculty of Civil Engineering, Department of Environmental EngineeringTechnical University of KošiceKosiceSlovakia

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