Introduction to “Water Resources Quality and Management in Baltic Sea Countries”

  • Abdelazim M. NegmEmail author
  • El-Sayed E. Omran
  • Katarzyna Kubiak-Wójcicka
  • Martina Zelenakova
Part of the Springer Water book series (SPWA)


This chapter introduces the book titled “Water Resources Quality and Management in Baltic Sea Countries” by presenting a summary of each chapter. The chapters are grouped into five themes to cover a variety of topics on water resources quality and management in Baltic countries including (Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Germany). Thirteen chapters are presented in this book. The subjects include characteristics of water bodies in Baltic countries, water resources and their Baltic Sea reliability and overview of publications. The volume also discusses groundwater quality, wetlands, and water contamination management.


Water resources Management Contaminant Groundwater Constructed wetlands Water bodies Baltic Sea countries Latvia Germany Russia Estonia Water quality 



The editors would like to acknowledge the authors of the chapters for their efforts during the different phases of the book including their inputs into this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Abdelazim M. Negm
    • 1
    Email author
  • El-Sayed E. Omran
    • 2
    • 3
  • Katarzyna Kubiak-Wójcicka
    • 4
  • Martina Zelenakova
    • 5
  1. 1.Water and Water Structures Engineering Department, Faculty of EngineeringZagazig UniversityZagazigEgypt
  2. 2.Soil and Water Department, Faculty of AgricultureSuez Canal UniversityIsmailiaEgypt
  3. 3.Institute of African Research and Studies and Nile Basin Countries. Aswan UniversityAswanEgypt
  4. 4.Nicolaus Copernicus University, Faculty of Earth Sciences and Spatial Planning, Department of Hydrology and Water ManagementToruńPoland
  5. 5.Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Civil EngineeringTechnical University in KošiceKošiceSlovakia

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