By A. M. Romaní, S. Sabater, I. Muñoz (auth.), Damià Barceló, Mira Petrovic (eds.)
The Ebro is a standard Mediterranean river characterised by means of seasonal low flows and severe flush results, with vital agricultural and business job that has brought on heavy infection difficulties. This quantity offers with soil-sediment-groundwater similar concerns within the Ebro river basin and summarizes the consequences generated in the eu Union-funded venture AquaTerra. the subsequent themes are highlighted: Hydrology and sediment shipping and their changes as a result of weather swap, aquatic and riparian biodiversity within the Ebro watershed, incidence and distribution of quite a lot of precedence and rising contaminants, results of chemical pollutants on biota and integration of weather swap eventualities with numerous features of the Ebro’s hydrology and power affects of weather swap on pollution.
The fundamental aim of the ebook is to put the basis for a greater knowing of the habit of environmental pollution and their fluxes with appreciate to weather and land use changes.