Monthly Archives: July 2015

5Cs Wins Energy Globe Award for Renewable Energy and Potable Water Project in Bequia, St Vincent and the Grenadines

Originally posted on caribbeanclimate:
The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) received the 2015 Energy Globe Award for its renewable energy and potable water work in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Energy Globe, an internationally recognized trademark for sustainability, is one of…

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Understanding Mathematical and Statistical Techniques in Hydrology: An Examples-based Approach by Harvey Rodda, Max Little

I don’t know about you but I know that many times I have picked up a hydrology textbook to be flooded with a series of equations.  “Understanding Mathematical and Statistical Techniques in Hydrology” (September, 2015), provides full and detailed expositions of … Continue reading

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GIS and Geocomputation for Water Resource Science and Engineering by Barnali Dixon, Venkatesh Uddameri

The textbook “GIS and Geocomputation for Water Resource and Science Engineering” (2015) provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamentals of geographic information systems, as well as, demonstrates how GIS and mathematical models can be integrated to develop spatial decision support systems to … Continue reading

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The Case for Extended Hydrologic Prediction Services for Improved Water Resource Management

Case studies are key sources of information since they allow us to highlight possible trends and possible solutions to problems within water resources management. For instance, our country has been experiencing longer dry seasons and dry rainy seasons, which impact negatively on the … Continue reading

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Blogs, Webinars, Webcasts and Free Information

Well since we are in the information age it is always nice to partake in the amount of information provided for free, especially if that information is informative and crucial for something as important as water resources management. Thus, I … Continue reading

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2-Session Webinar on Stream Restoration

Forester University has informed us that they are having a 2-Session Webinar on Stream Restoration (Basics & Techniques). Although this would not be a free webinar (sorry 🙂 ) it would be discussing  the major stream restoration design areas and … Continue reading

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Open Access (International Association of Hydrological Sciences)

Hey guys as you may know, we are expecting a 2015 subscription for the Hydrological Sciences Journal published by the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS). Due to assistance from one of our colleagues, I have been made aware of … Continue reading

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Checkpoint RF Detection Gates

Well for those of you who read my earlier posts, you may remember that I stated that we needed to update our library security, in terms of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) tags or tattle tapes, a book desensitizer and some … Continue reading

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