Monthly Archives: June 2015

Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Research Symposium

So the Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Research Symposium hosted by the IWRM Stakeholder Forum is quickly approaching, and I must say I am very much excited with the whole affair. 🙂 Not only will our staff members, who are … Continue reading

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Remote Sensing of the Terrestrial Water Cycle

I have been keeping busy looking at recently published books by publishers (you can browse publisher websites from my homepage menu) and I recently came across this monograph entitled “Remote Sensing of the Terrestrial Water Cycle” edited by Venkat Lakshmi … Continue reading

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Water Well Journal July 2015

Hey guys! National Ground Water Association (NGWA) has sent our digital copy of the Water Well Journal for July 2015. With our print copy on the way, staff can have access to the information and get to see what’s new. … Continue reading

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Article on Adopt a River Programme

Many of you may have already heard on the office grapevine, that our very own Mr. Samm and Mr. Gosine have been interviewed on the Adopt a River programme, which has seen great success, as a means for helping persons … Continue reading

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Free Webinar!

Due to budget cuts and company spending based on other priorities it may not always be possible for members of staff to be sent on special training. However, based on the advancement of technology many institutions now offer free opportunities … Continue reading

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Research and publishing your work

As an Agency which employs persons in various fields such as geography, geology,water resources, information technology, GIS and environmental studies, it is very important for us to have relevant outlets to source information. One such outlet is that of work published … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparedness – Hurricanes

As you all may know the Hurricane Season is upon us from June 1st – November 30th. Although, we as adults may know all about securing supplies, preparing evacuation routes and emergency shelters, this occurrence tends to be a bit … Continue reading

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Book “Eye Candy”

In search of relevant surface water publications for the Agency I recently came across a publication  “Ground and Surface Water Hydrology”, 2012 by Larry W. Mays (author of two books in our collection Water Resources Engineering, 2005 and Groundwater Hydrology, 2005). … Continue reading

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Coastal Conservation – Grande Riviere

Digital information has been added to the library collection discussing Grande Riviere and its four stations established in 2000 (to investigate beach dynamics and risks posed to the leatherback eggs), as part of a larger study on coastal conservation. Illustrations are … Continue reading

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Water Environment Research Journal

Staff can now access certain articles from the Water Environment Research journal via open access, provided by the Water Environment Federation (WEF). This journal provides peer-reviewed articles related to topics such as water quality, pollution control and management. In order to access … Continue reading

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