The Tenth International Conference on Ecosystems and Sustainable Development is the latest in a well established series that originated from the work of the late Nobel laureate, Ilya Prigogine, who challenged us to develop the science of qecodynamics, q integrating thermodynamics, ecology and economics. The papers presented at the conference, contained in this book, cover not only new research from all over the world related to ecological problems, but also new ideas and emerging concepts resulting from interdisciplinary efforts of scientists, engineers and economists. The included papers cover such topics as: Energy and the Environment; Environmental Indicators; Sustainable Development and Planning; Ecosystem Modelling; Natural Resources Management; Sustainable Development Studies; Waste Management; Soil Contamination and Recovery; Recovery of Damaged Areas; Protection and Mitigation; Sustainable Energy Systems; Economic and Benefit Analysis; Policies; Environmental Management; Climate Change and Adaptation; Forensic Analysis; Knowledge Dissemination; Social Responsibility; Environmental Monitoring and Assessment; Innovation in Environmental Management; Sustainable Indicators, Monitoring and Assessment; Natural Resources in Periurban Spaces; Territorial Risk Management.The receiving water body, especially rivers, are changed a straightened, widened and structured into storm drainage (Marsh ; Day and ... and Drainage Malaysia ; Miguez et al. ). ... such as Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS), LowImpact Development (LID) and Water Sensitive Urban Design (WSUD).
|Title||:||Ecosystems and Sustainable Development X|
|Author||:||J.L. Miralles i Garcia, C.A. Brebbia|
|Publisher||:||WIT Press - 2015-06-03|