Update, Conclusions, and Recommendations for Water Resources in Slovakia: Assessment and Development

  • Martina Zeleňáková
  • Abdelazim M. NegmEmail author
Part of the The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry book series (HEC, volume 69)


This chapter presents an update regarding the water quality assessment and development in Slovakia. Also, the main conclusions and recommendations of the chapters presented in this volume are summarized. Therefore, this chapter presents a summary of the most important findings presented by the contributors of the volume. Topics which are covered include water resources in Slovakia, their assessment and development, water supply and demand, irrigation water, groundwater, water and sediment quality with emphasizing to mining water, wastewater management in Slovakia, and rainwater management. Also, a set of recommendations for future research work is pointed out to direct the future research toward the development of water resources which is one of the strategic themes of the Slovak Republic.


Assessment Development Groundwater Irrigation Mining water Rainwater Slovakia Supply and demand Water resources 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Civil EngineeringTechnical University of KošiceKošiceSlovakia
  2. 2.Water and Water Structures Engineering Department, Faculty of EngineeringZagazig UniversityZagazigEgypt

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