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Volume 6 Issue 5 (September 2019)
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Flooding water and society
Published Online: Aug 07 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1374
Floodwater in North Bihar, India. Photo by Luisa Cortesi.
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Overviews

Nutrients, eutrophication and harmful algal blooms along the freshwater to marine continuum
Published Online: Aug 15 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1373
Considerable gains have been made in controlling eutrophication in rivers, lakes and coastal areas, but much work remains to be done. Location—Great Salt Lake, Utah. Photograph by W. Wurtsbaugh.
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Spatial variability in the isotopic composition of water in small catchments and its effect on hydrograph separation
Published Online: Jul 25 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1367
Three component hydrograph separation results for the reference (left column) and alternative scenarios for two example rainfall‐runoff events in a small catchment derived by varying the original tracer signature of the end‐members.
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Debating dams: The World Commission on Dams 20 years on
Published Online: Jul 21 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1369
Interpreting responses to the World Commission on Dams' (WCD) report and recommendations.
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Critical infrastructure and flood resilience: Cascading effects beyond water
Published Online: Jul 16 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1370
Conceptual framework of Critical Infrastructure Resilience and Cascades (CIRCa).
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Advanced Reviews

Political ecologies of water in South Africa: A literature review
Published Online: Aug 09 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1371
Historically disadvantaged individuals still lacking proper access to water for covering their basic human needs in Post‐apartheid South Africa.
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The diversity of water markets: Prospects and perils for the SDG agenda
Published Online: Jul 23 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1368
Overcoming balkanization in water market research to explore the role of markets in achieving SDG 6.
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Reviewing the decision‐making behavior of irrigators
Published Online: Jul 11 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1366
Overview of methods used for reviewing irrigators' decision‐making behavior—A systematic method was used to identify key articles, and qualitative data analysis method was used to analyze the literature.
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A fluid past: Socio‐hydrological systems of the West African Sahel across the long durée
Published Online: Jul 09 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1365
Over the past 15,000 years, West African populations have engaged with radical changes in environmental conditions in varied ways, leading to massive population movements, the emergence of monumentality, and the rise of cities.
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Review of numerical solution of Richardson–Richards equation for variably saturated flow in soils
Published Online: Jun 19 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1364
Numerical solution of Richardson–Richards equation (RRE) is an important tool to predict the flow in variably saturated soil, while this is one of the most difficult equations in hydrological community. We have reviewed several essential issues related to the development of RRE numerical models.
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Focus Articles

Water and wealth in medieval Sicily: The case of the Admiral's Bridge and Arab‐Norman Palermo (10th–13th centuries)
Published Online: Jul 28 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1363
The Bridge of the Admiral across the river bed of the Oreto, Palermo.
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To plug‐in or not to plug‐in? Geomorphic analysis of rivers using the River Styles Framework in an era of big data acquisition and automation
Published Online: Jul 22 2019
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1372
Use of emerging technology is transforming how we see riverscapes. Plugging‐in tools and workflows to conceptual frameworks such as River Styles provides scaffolded and coherent datasets for use in river management. But, humans are not redundant! We are needed to choose the right tools for the job, interrogate and validate output(s), and make geomorphic and management interpretations of rivers.
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