Chang, Andrew C.

Salinity and Drainage in San Joaquin Valley, California

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Table of contents

1. Prologue
Andrew C. Chang, Deborah Brawer Silva

2. E. W. Hilgard and the History of Irrigation in the San Joaquin Valley: Stunning Productivity, Slowly Undone by Inadequate Drainage
James D. Oster, Dennis Wichelns

3. The San Joaquin Valley: Salinity and Drainage Problems and the Framework for a Response
Nigel W. T. Quinn

4. Scales and Scaling as a Framework for Synthesizing Irrigated Agroecosystem Research on the Westside San Joaquin Valley
Wesley W. Wallender, Jan W. Hopmans, Mark E. Grismer

5. Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements: Reactions in Soils
Christopher Amrhein, Harvey E. Doner

6. Uptake, Metabolism, and Volatilization of Selenium by Terrestrial Plants
Elizabeth A. H. Pilon-Smits, Gary S. Bañuelos, David R. Parker

7. Bacterial Reduction of Selenium
Yiqiang Zhang, William T. Frankenberger

8. Chemical and Biological Processes of Evaporation Ponds
Suduan Gao, Andrew C. Chang

9. Management of Evaporation Basins To Reduce and Avoid Adverse Impacts to Waterbirds
Douglas E. Davis, Charles H. Hanson

10. Integrated Irrigation and Drainage Water Management
James E. Ayars, Blaine R. Hanson

11. Drainage Water Reuse: Concepts, Practices and Potential Crops
Stephen R. Grattan, James D. Oster, John Letey, Stephen R. Kaffka

12. Membrane Desalination of Agricultural Drainage Water
Yoram Cohen, Brian McCool, Anditya Rahardianto, Myung-man Kim, Jose Faria

13. Advances in Wetland Salinity Management
Nigel W. T. Quinn

14. Regional Economics and Management in Closed Drainage Basins
Keith C. Knapp, Kurt Schwabe, Kenneth A. Baerenklau

15. California and Beyond: An International Perspective on the Sustainability of Irrigated Agriculture
Dennis Wichelns, James D. Oster

Keywords: Environment, Soil Science & Conservation, Environmental Economics, Hydrogeology, Ecotoxicology, Sustainable Development, Environmental Science and Engineering

Publication year
Global Issues in Water Policy
Page amount
23 pages
Natural Sciences

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