By A. M. Romaní, S. Sabater, I. Muñoz (auth.), Damià Barceló, Mira Petrovic (eds.)
The Ebro is a regular Mediterranean river characterised by way of seasonal low flows and severe flush results, with vital agricultural and commercial job that has brought on heavy infection difficulties. This quantity bargains with soil-sediment-groundwater similar concerns within the Ebro river basin and summarizes the implications generated in the ecu Union-funded undertaking AquaTerra. the next issues are highlighted: Hydrology and sediment delivery and their adjustments 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 toxins on biota and integration of weather swap eventualities with numerous facets of the Ebro’s hydrology and power affects of weather switch on pollution.
The basic target of the e-book is to put the basis for a greater figuring out of the habit of environmental pollution and their fluxes with admire to weather and land use changes.