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Contaminated sites investigation. Objectives and methods

Ioan Bica, M. Redina, T. Ledashcheva, A. Nikol'skii, N. Chernykh, E. Nesterov, A. Khaustov, S. Lamarton, A. Myaskov, I. Bica, D. Stom, S. Mickevicius (+5 others)
2020 E3S Web of Conferences  
This type of pollution is a concern because it poses risks to human health and to the ecosystem. More than this, such areas may not be used for new development, requiring solutions for remediation.  ...  The past human activities, mainly that related to industrial development caused in many cases a strong contamination of soil, subsoil environment and of groundwater.  ...  In principle, the data obtained should ensure an adequate risk assessment, in order to allow the identification and establishment of the potential and the optimal solution for remediation (Fig. 3) .  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202016902002 fatcat:xbabmrwq6fdd3ohuexzcirz7ra

AQUAGRID: an extensible platform for collaborative problem solving in groundwater protection

G. Lecca, C. Lai, F. Murgia, R. Biddau, L. Fanfani, P. Maggi
2009 Earth Science Informatics  
The service aims to provide to water professionals integrated modeling tools to solve water resources management problems and aid decision making for contaminated soil and groundwater.  ...  Distributed data management is provided by the Storage Resource Broker data-Grid middleware.  ...  Acknowledgements The work has been partially funded by the GRIDA3 (Italian Ministry of Research and Education MIUR Prog.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12145-009-0019-6 fatcat:seqzdtvpencnllz5ftbhfqdpi4

Information-Communication Technologies as an Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Tool for Sustainable Development [chapter]

Charalampos Skoulikaris, Youssef Filali-Meknassi, Alice Aureli, Abou Amani, Blanca Elena Jiménez-Cisneros
2018 Achievements and Challenges of Integrated River Basin Management  
, and cloud-based geo information systems and their interconnection to integrated water resources management.  ...  The present work promotes the integration of information-communication technologies (ICTs) in the water resources management field as a state of the art concept that sets the basis for sustainable development  ...  Figure 3 . 3 Transboundary aquifers and groundwater pollution risk in Africa.  ... 
doi:10.5772/intechopen.74700 fatcat:bi6amgnt7fearnipef5aqhwkgm

Application of DPSIR framework to analyze the groundwater pollution threats of municipal solid waste: Case study Médiouna Landfill, Morocco

Nezha Mejjad, Ahmed Fekri, Ouafa El Hammoumi, Samira El Aouidi, Jauad El Kharraz, Savas Kaya, Aniss Moumen, B. El Mansouri, A. Moumen, M. El Bouhaddioui, N. Mejjad, I. Elhassnaoui (+6 others)
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
In addition, the integration of all stakeholders, including Médiouna residents and informal waste pickers, in the management operations is indispensable for the success of these operations.  ...  The study highlights the urgent need for implementing new strategies and redesigning more effective, operational and realizable management projects to rehabilitate the Médiouna landfill.  ...  In the present study, we applied the DPSIR model to analyze the MSW and groundwater pollution to provide a coherent and comprehensible structure for integrating data and information of ecological and socio-economic  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202131406004 fatcat:chlfmdpfmzf7xn5vkxyoesskqu

Integration of the Pesticide Impact Rating Index with a Geographic Information System for the Assessment of Pesticide Impact on Water Quality

Daniel W. Pollock, Rai S. Kookana, Raymond L. Correll
2005 Water Air and Soil Pollution Focus  
The pesticide impact rating index (PIRI) has been integrated with a Geographic Information System (GIS) to enable regional assessment of pesticide impact on groundwater and surface water resources.  ...  Average values for K oc (i.e. based on overseas data) were too low for most of the local soil types, resulting in a general overestimation of pesticide impact on groundwater resources, but an underestimation  ...  The authors would also like to acknowledge the following organisations for the supply of data and information: Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Department of Agriculture Western Australia,  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11267-005-7398-6 fatcat:rw5rnukrmfff5fsnvbazgsjura

Integrated information and prediction Web Service WaterPUCK General concept

Lidia Dzierzbicka-Glowacka, Maciej Janecki, Beata Szymczycha, Dawid Dybowski, Artur Nowicki, Żaneta Kłostowska, Hanna Obarska-Pempkowiak, Piotr Zima, Beata Jaworska-Szulc, Jaromir Jakacki, Adam Szymkiewicz, Stefan Pietrzak (+9 others)
2018 MATEC Web of Conferences  
In this paper, general concept of a new method as 'Integrated information and prediction Web Service WaterPUCK' for investigation influence of agricultural holdings and land-use structures on coastal waters  ...  and threats responsible for the pollution transport from the agricultural holdings and land-use structure to the surface and groundwater and potential predictability of environment change of the Puck  ...  This work was supported by the National Centre for Research and Development within the BIOSTRATEG III program No. BIOSTRATEG3/343927/3/NCBR/2017.  ... 
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201821002011 fatcat:v6ngxfdmprek7ooektfyzy6lkq

LOWRGREP: Landscape-use optimisation with regards to the groundwater resources protection in mountain hardrock areas

B. Vayssade
2015 Water Intelligence Online  
Acknowledgements: This LOWRGREP project has been funded by the European Commission for a total amount of 1 318 000 euros in the frame of the 5 th Frame work Research Program: "Energy, Environment and Sustainable  ...  of results: All results (reports, data, software, expertise, publication) produced during the project have been collected in a Web Knowledge Base.  ...  Partial output of this work will be the assessment of efficiency of implementation of European Community directives and national rules for groundwater protection.  ... 
doi:10.2166/9781843391937 fatcat:pi5tjmzxwbcypkktyv33lgmdsi

The social costs of nitrogen

B. L. Keeler, J. D. Gourevitch, S. Polasky, F. Isbell, C. W. Tessum, J. D. Hill, J. D. Marshall
2016 Science Advances  
Our approach for estimating the SCN demonstrates the potential of integrated biophysical and economic models to illuminate the costs and benefits of N and inform more strategic and efficient N management  ...  We track impacts of N through its transformation into atmospheric and aquatic pools and estimate the distribution of associated costs to affected populations.  ...  Data and materials availability: All data needed to evaluate the conclusions in the paper are present in the paper and/or the Supplementary Materials.  ... 
doi:10.1126/sciadv.1600219 pmid:27713926 pmcid:PMC5052012 fatcat:jewff4mrofddvd2moc5wb2luxm

Water in Europe Research Achievements and Future Perspectives within the Framework of European Research Activities in the Field of Environment

Panagiotis Balabanis
1999 Revista CIDOB d'Afers Internacionals  
and pollution of water pose a serious and growing problem.  ...  groundwater resources.  ...  tools and frameworks for integrated environmental assessments and integrated resource management.  ... 
doaj:c2c240aac37d448fb810fd3cd1415510 fatcat:xrhc7timh5h3hpuyy6k6nwn2iy

The challenges of water governance in Ho Chi Minh City

Cornelis J van Leeuwen, Nguyen P Dan, Carel Dieperink
2015 Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management  
The analysis showed that the rapid increase of water use for urban, industrial, and agricultural activities in HCMC has resulted in depletion of groundwater and severe pollution of both groundwater and  ...  Current and future water supply in HCMC is at risk.  ...  Do Du Dung (vice director of the Southern Institute for Water Resources Planning; SIWRP at HCMC), Mr. Tran Huu Huy (scientist at SIWRP) and Dr.  ... 
doi:10.1002/ieam.1664 pmid:26009880 fatcat:2zp6drlptnafnet7yviwonlujy

Autonomous safety system for MSW landfills

Aleksandr Titov, Aleksandr Tumanov, Andrey Timofeev, Vladimir Tumanov, Victor Denisov, J. Smyatskaya
2020 E3S Web of Conferences  
Such system can be easily installed and can work in stand-alone mode for a long time. Decision-making technology in such system can be based on using of modern achievements of Machine Learning.  ...  It makes developing of technical solution, based on Autonomous sensors for measuring the concentrations of hazardous fumes, radiation background, geotechnical factors and other environmental variables,  ...  (SPbPU) among the world's leading research and education centres in the 2016-2020.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202016101043 fatcat:uw2wc6kmwraz3fhy3dvtetvws4

Risk management of European inland waters using macrophyte biomonitoring

David Delmail
2014 Frontiers in Environmental Science  
As part of the European Water Framework Directive, macrophyte biomonitoring has been developed to assess the quality of waters and their ecological status.  ...  Increasing human activities lead to a rise in organic and inorganic pollutants leading to acidification or eutrophication problems.  ...  More recently, research emphasis has been placed on the predictive ability, sensitivity and specificity of hydrophyte biomarkers as biomonitoring agents for environmental risk assessment.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fenvs.2014.00031 fatcat:p5b6kttz45aldhkrdsnd5zresu

Development of Multi-Componential Decision Support System in Dynamically Changing Application Domain of Environment Protection [chapter]

Dale Dzemydiene, Saulius Maskeliunas
2011 Efficient Decision Support Systems - Practice and Challenges From Current to Future  
The aims of this work are to show the possibilities to integrate the distributed data-bases of water management into web portal understanding the requirements of social and pragmatic interoperability,  ...  A distributed database system, based on data warehouses (DW) and web services, was chosen because it improves both the quality of data and the value of the reports.  ...  This chapter is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike-3.0 License, which permits use, distribution and reproduction for non-commercial purposes, provided  ... 
doi:10.5772/20143 fatcat:ay5fvdreu5dx3d7wgl3ywt4e7y

A methodology of risk assessment and management for a large industrial area

Shiyuan Peng, R. Ruan
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
Based on proper conceptual model and professional judgement, a score card for each single site can be generated, including the risk scores for the source, path and receptors.  ...  Here the author illustrates a methodology of risk assessment management for large industrial area.  ...  By using these pictures there is no implication meant whatsoever as to the activities, land use and quality of the land and subsurface soils and groundwater.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202127202030 fatcat:i4kzpgn4evhidfbzjtqbrnl7jq

An integrated platform for managing information in smart cities

Justas Streimikis, Evgeniy Kislitsyn, Nadezhda Surnina, Viktor Gorodnichev, A. Torre, S. Martinat, V. Kumar, Y. Lavrikova, E. Kuzmin
2021 E3S Web of Conferences  
This article focuses on defining the integrated platform for managing information in smart cities.  ...  By monitoring and analysing the use of urban assets, the government can distribute them to improve operational efficiency.  ...  Officials can use scanners to collect data and the resulting models to stay informed and have access to the details needed for projects.  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/202130105004 fatcat:3rrlywbtk5dgfflqh2bvx675ii
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