Environmental Aspects of Water Management

Conference paper
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASID, volume 11)


The fundamental concept of the assessment of water management with regard to the protection and creation of the environment is given by the positive contribution of water resources to the development of civilization, culture and to safeguarding adequate food supplies to feed mankind. The paper is a survey which includes the main objectives of man in water management factors affecting the future requirements on water and positive and negative inputs of water management projects on the environment.


Water Resource Flood Control Water Hyacinth Human Environment Negative Environmental Impact 
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, The Hague 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Holy
    • 1
  1. 1.Technical University of PragueCzechoslovakia

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