Monthly Archives: July 2015

Water Efficiency – Journal for Water Resource Management

Ok folks, I have some great news. We are now recipients of a new digital journal through Forester Media. The present issue for July/August 2015 Volume 10 Number 5, provides information on topics that would be of great interest us … Continue reading

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Water Well Journal – August 2015

The National Ground Water Association (NGWA) have just emailed our digital copy of the Water Well Journal – August 2015. With the print version on the way, members of staff can have the opportunity to view articles that interest them … Continue reading

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Geosystems: An Introduction to Physical Geography (7th ed.) – Robert W. Christopherson

This text introduces persons to the topic of physical geography, integrating the latest research in the field. In every chapter of this textbook one can find information on updated sciences and  URLs to assist with their understanding. At the end of each … Continue reading

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Environmental Ethics – Readings in Theory and Application – Fifth Edition

From time to time I would be highlighting texts in our library so that members of staff can  have an idea of the type of books that we house. Today I would like to highlight Environmental Ethics – Readings in Theory … Continue reading

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Tsunami Warning! Caribbean

I was able to get my hands on a very lovely little booklet highlighting tsunamis and the Caribbean, in order to inform young persons about tsunamis, the resulting dangers and what should be done to save lives and property. The … Continue reading

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Books Catalogued from the IWRM Research Symposium

As promised I have catalogued documents received at the recent Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) research symposium, held on July 15-16 2015. These documents are fairly recent and so they provide valuable information in terms of urban water, sanitation, IWRM, … Continue reading

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GWP-C “SWAG”

At the second day of the Integrated Water Resources Research Symposium, I was able to visit the booths set up by ODPM and Global Water Partnership Caribbean (GWP-C). After a very interesting video on rainwater harvesting by GWP-C, I was … Continue reading

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Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) Research Symposium Feedback

Well for many of you who were unable to attend the first annual IWRM research symposium, I must say that you missed out quite a bit. As previously mentioned the symposium presented information under topics such as hydrology, meteorology, water and … Continue reading

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Books for fun…and stress relief…

I recently read an article by the Associated Press about colouring books for adults, in order to help them relieve stress. Not only is this new trend popular, with competitions as a result of it, but it also seems to be … Continue reading

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Water Policy Volume 17 Number 3 2015

Our print copy of the Water Policy journal (Volume 17 Number 3 2015), the official journal of the World Water Council has been received. Staff now have access to analyses, reviews, case studies and debates on policy aspects of water … Continue reading

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