Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas

Md Anwarul Abedin, Umma Habiba, Rajib Shaw

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The Indus, Mekong, and Ganges River deltas, which have created one of the world's largest delta and submarine fan system, currently contribute a major fraction of freshwater to East and South Asia. All these deltas are those regions in the world that face major challenges in their water sector due to population growth, urbanization, industrialization, sea-level rise, and salinity intrusion into inland and water bodies, all aggravated by climate change. Among them, salinity intrusion is currently one of the key issues that directly and indirectly cause water insecurity in East and South Asia, which ultimately hamper livelihood, agricultural production, and social interference. Hence, this chapter gives a comprehensive description on the nature and extent of the salinity problem, its adverse effects on livelihood and water sector, and then the focus goes to current and future sustainable water resource management within the delta to finally move on to conclusion and suggestions.

元の言語English
ホスト出版物のタイトルWater Insecurity
ホスト出版物のサブタイトルA Social Dilemma
出版者Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.
ページ115-138
ページ数24
13
ISBN(印刷物)9781781908822
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2013
外部発表Yes

出版物シリーズ

名前Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management
13
ISSN(印刷物)2040-7262
ISSN(電子版)2040-7270

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  • Environmental Science (miscellaneous)
  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

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Abedin, M. A., Habiba, U., & Shaw, R. (2013). Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas. : Water Insecurity: A Social Dilemma (巻 13, pp. 115-138). (Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management; 巻数 13). Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.. https://doi.org/10.1108/S2040-7262(2013)0000013012

Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas. / Abedin, Md Anwarul; Habiba, Umma; Shaw, Rajib.

Water Insecurity: A Social Dilemma. 巻 13 Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2013. p. 115-138 (Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management; 巻 13).

研究成果: Chapter

Abedin, MA, Habiba, U & Shaw, R 2013, Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas. : Water Insecurity: A Social Dilemma. 巻. 13, Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management, 巻. 13, Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., pp. 115-138. https://doi.org/10.1108/S2040-7262(2013)0000013012
Abedin MA, Habiba U, Shaw R. Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas. : Water Insecurity: A Social Dilemma. 巻 13. Emerald Group Publishing Ltd. 2013. p. 115-138. (Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management). https://doi.org/10.1108/S2040-7262(2013)0000013012
Abedin, Md Anwarul ; Habiba, Umma ; Shaw, Rajib. / Salinity scenario in mekong, ganges, and indus river deltas. Water Insecurity: A Social Dilemma. 巻 13 Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2013. pp. 115-138 (Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management).
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