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Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews:
WIREs Water
Volume 5 Issue 3 (May 2018)
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Stream mitigation banking
Published Online: Feb 21 2018
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1279
Stream mitigation banking (and compensatory mitigation more broadly) are premised on the claim that we can restore ecosystems in one place to make up for damage from development in another, but can we?
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The Water‐Sensitive City: Implications of an urban water management paradigm and its globalization
Published Online: Feb 07 2018
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1276
Summary of evolving paradigms in water management over time: the left‐hand side boxes show elements of the recognized chaos (challenges) in the real world, while boxes (paradigms) on the right‐hand side illustrate the conceptualization of their conciliation. When moving upward, previously recognized challenges are not necessarily assumed to be solved. The three upper challenges (in grey boxes) are noted to be of institutional nature. The MII, in spite of the emergence of contrasting paradigms over the life span of existing water infrastructure in several cities worldwide, still prevails in most parts of the world in practice.
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The drop that makes a vase overflow: Understanding Maya society through daily water management
Published Online: Mar 24 2018
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1281
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Opening the black box of spring water microbiology from alpine karst aquifers to support proactive drinking water resource management
Published Online: Mar 09 2018
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1282
Illuminating the microbiology in spring water of alpine karst aquifers: A story about natives and aliens in a dark bioreactor environment.
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Subsurface plant‐accessible water in mountain ecosystems with a Mediterranean climate
Published Online: Feb 15 2018
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1277
In mountain ecosystems in Mediterranean climates, the storage capacity for plant‐accessible water often extends beyond the soil and into the deeper regolith. The extent and amount of plant‐accessible water stored at depth is controlled by coupled biologic and physical processes occurring throughout the Critical Zone.
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