Recent Articles

Open access

ISSN: 2589-7578

Assessment the impacts of land cover and climate changes on rainwater harvesting systems using remote sensing and runoff model in some Wadis of West Matrouh – Egypt

The aim of this study is to evaluate the potential changes in land cover and their impacts on rainwater harvesting systems, with a focus on Egypt's northwestern coastal region. To accomplish this objective,...

Share article

Indicators of riverbank Erosion vulnerability assessment: A systematic literature review for future research

Despite the devastating nature of riverbank erosion, existing studies hardly address the complex nature of vulnerability affecting the livelihoods of erosion-prone residents. Hence, the indicators of...

Share article

Evaluation of trophic state conditions in the three urban perennial lakes of the Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu: Based on water quality parameters and rotifer composition

This study aims to examine the trophic state conditions in the three major urban perennial lakes of the Coimbatore district based on the physicochemical properties and rotifer community structure. The...

Share article

Arsenic in groundwater from Southwest Bangladesh: Sources, water quality, and potential health concern

Arsenic (As) poisoning in groundwater has become one of the greatest environmental concerns around the world. In this study, As concentration in the groundwater samples (depth: 52–70 m) of southwestern...

Share article

Hydrogeochemistry and stable isotopes of groundwater in the Sudano-Sahelian zone: A case of the Mayo Bocki watershed in North Cameroon

Groundwater is the main source of water supply for domestic, agricultural and industrial uses, especially in the sahelian regions. The present study is carried out in the basement aquifers of the Mayo...

Share article

Hydrochemistry and assessment of heavy metals groundwater contamination in an industrialized city of sub-Saharan Africa (Douala, Cameroon). Implication on human health

Douala is one of the largest cities in sub-Saharan Africa where 80% of the population relies on groundwater without any control of their quality. In this context, this study evaluates the groundwater...

Share article

A comparison of metal distribution in surface soil between wetland and farmland in the Sanjiang plain

The transformation from wetland to farmland is in vigorous process to gain more grain production. Meanwhile, restoring wetland from farmland is going on due to the important ecological function of wetland....

Share article

Investigating groundwater potential in northeastern basement complexes: A Pulka case study using geospatial and geo-electrical techniques

Groundwater is a crucial resource for communities and plays a significant role in the economy, especially in regions where surface water sources are limited or unreliable. Nigerian Northeastern basement...

Share article

Quality assessment of groundwater sourced from nearby abandoned landfills from Industrial City in Nigeria: Water pollution indices approach

The study assessed the quality of groundwater sourced from nearby abandoned landfills in an industrial city in Nigeria. Nine (9) groundwater samples were collected from three (3) abandoned landfills...

Share article

A study on the physiological parameters of corn during the jointing stage of growth under soil water stress based on the PSII light quantum yield (QY)

Water stress is a major factor limiting corn production in the semi-arid and semi-humid regions of the world. Well-scheduled irrigation is necessary to increase seed yield and ensure yield stability...

Share article

A combined GIS, remote sensing and MCDM approach to find potential location for rainwater harvesting structure in northwestern part of Bangladesh

There has been a fresh water shortage in the Northwestern portion of Bangladesh. Rainwater is one of the finest boons of the nature which can reduce this problem. To utilize the rainwater properly,...

Share article

Rainfall and temperature dynamics in four Indian states: A comprehensive spatial and temporal trend analysis

Climate change poses a significant global challenge, impacting rainfall and temperature patterns worldwide. To assess regional and temporal changes, we conducted a trend analysis on mean monsoon rainfall...

Share article

Investigation of Groundwater Potential Using Geological, Hydrogeological and Geophysical Methods in Federal University of Technology, Minna, Bosso Campus, North Central, Nigeria

Groundwater exploration and extraction in challenging hard rock formations with inherent heterogeneity is addressed comprehensively in this study through geological, hydrogeological, and geophysical...

Share article

Climate change impact on water availability in the Himalaya: Insights from Sunkoshi River basin, Nepal

Changing streamflow is one of the most visible consequences of climate change. In this study, the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) model was used to investigate the significant effects of climate...

Share article

Wetlands ecological security assessment in lower reaches of Taoerhe river connected with Nenjiang river using modified PSR model

Over the past two decades, with the implementation of a series of ecological restoration projects and the comprehensive improvement projects of agriculture, most of the ecological environments in Western...

Share article

The removal of ciprofloxacin from synthetic wastewater in constructed wetland

Considering the health effects of antibiotics in the environment, effective monitoring and treatment technologies are needed to mitigate social and environmental impacts. The present study was carried...

Share article

Parametric calibration of Hargreaves–Samani (HS) reference evapotranspiration equation with different coefficient combinations under the humid environment

Evapotranspiration (ET) is a major hydrological component in irrigation system design, irrigation scheduling, and hydrologic and drainage design. Estimating crop ET requires accurate reference evapotranspiration...

Share article

Removal of arsenic in a sand filter coupled with zero valent iron

Arsenic (As) in wastewater has negative effects on the environment and human health, hence As containing wastes must be handled properly. Given the accessibility of metallic iron, studies investigating...

Share article

Application of bivariate approaches for flood susceptibility mapping: a district level study in Eastern India

The main objective of this present study is to prepare flood susceptibility mapping using bivariate approaches considering parameters such as rainfall, geomorphology, geology, soil, elevation, ground...

Share article

Naturally occurring emerging contaminants: Where to hide?

Water disinfection by-products (DBPs) are among insitu-generated emerging contaminants (ECs) during water disinfection. Although water disinfectants control acute risks through destruction of water-borne...

Share article

Comparative assessment of wetland water quality from rural and urban area of Aurangabad District, Maharashtra, India using water quality index

The wetland is one of the main water resources, which mainly gets contaminated from sewage or wastewater disposal, encroachment, commercial and industrial activity. In view of this current study compares...

Share article

Examining the impacts of climate variabilities and land use change on hydrological responses of Awash River basin, Ethiopia

Environment and climate changes have been posing pressure on the quality and quantity of water resources. The research examined the hydrological response of upper Awash River basin under the influences...

Share article

Research progress on the effects of droughts and floods on phosphorus in soil-plant ecosystems based on knowledge graph

Based on the VOSviewer software and bibliometric visualization analysis, with 4636 published papers from 2000 to 2021 included in the Web of Science (WOS) Core Collection and China National Knowledge...

Share article

Dynamics of surface water and groundwater quality using water quality indices and GIS in river Tamsa (Tons), Jalalpur, India

Water samples were collected along the Tamsa river and adjacent groundwater in 2019 and 2020, and analyzed for pHh, temperature, TDS, EC, TH, major ions, and trace elements. Statistical and spatial...

Share article

Stay Informed

Register your interest and receive email alerts tailored to your needs. Sign up below.