Focus and Scope

The subject areas include, but are not limited to the following fields:


Agricultural Water Management

Aquaculture and Environmental Impacts

Aquatic and Marine Ecology

Aquatic Ecosystems

Aquatic Ecosystems Maintenance and Preservation

Benthic Ecology

Best Management Practice

Changing Patterns of Water Consumption and Use

Climate Change Impacts On Hydrology and Water Resources

Degradation of Aquatic Ecosystems

Development and Realization of National and International Policies on Water

Development of Analytical Methods for Emerging Contaminants’

Domestic and Industrial Wastewater

Ecological Restoration and Receiving Water Impacts

Ecology and Management of Inland Waters

Ecology of Water Resources

Economic, Sociological, and Environmental Considerations of Water Resources

Ecosystem Restoration

Electro-Analytical and Environmental Chemistry

Erosion and Sediment Transport

Extreme Hydrological Events

Fresh Water Security

Ground Water Monitoring, Modeling and Remediation

Groundwater Flow and Well Hydraulics

History of Water Resources



Hydro-Geochemistry and Contaminant Hydrogeology

Hydropower Station and Hydroelectric Power

Industrial Ecology and Water Sustainability

Innovative Technologies and Engineering Solutions for Water Resources Protection

Integrated Constructed Wetlands

Invasive Species

Marine and Freshwater Conservation

Mathematical and Stochastic Analysis of Water Resources Systems

Mine Water and the Environment

Modeling Fluid Flow

Monitoring, Modeling and Prediction of Water Pollution

Multiphase Transport Phenomena

Permeable Pavement Systems

Pharmaceuticals in the Aquatic Environment

Physics, Chemistry and Biology of Water

Planning and Management of Water Resources and Water Provision

Potable Water

Protection of Water Resources

Remote Sensing for Water Resources Management

Runoff Control

Sea Water Utilization

Soil and Aquifer Properties

Storm Water Management

Surface and Subsurface Hydrology

Surface Runoff and Ground Water Pollution Control

Sustainable Drainage

Sustainable Flood Retention Basins

Sustainable Use of Water Resources

Tide and Tidal Energy

Treatment Wetlands

Unsustainable Patterns of Water Consumption and Use

Urban Water

Water and Environment

Water and Groundwater Interactions

Water and Health

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Water Chemistry and Technology

Water Demand and Consumption

Water Economics

Water Efficiency Including Water Footprint and Virtual Water Calculations

Water History

Water Infrastructure and Life Cycle Assessment

Water Policy and Governance

Water Pollution

Water Purification and Wastewater Treatment

Water Quality Assessment

Water Quality Management and Ecosystems Modeling

Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment

Water Quality, Pollutant Exposure and Health

Water Recycling and Reuse

Water Research and Education

Water Resources and Climatic Change

Water Resources Management

Water Resources Protection and Management

Water Resources Restoration and Management

Water Resources Restoration and Sustainable Use

Water Resources Systems

Water Science and Technology

Watershed Hydrology

Wetland Systems

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