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Volume 8 Issue 2 (March 2021)
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Cover Image, Volume 8, Issue 2
Published Online: Feb 05 2021
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1515
The cover image is based on the Focus Article Healthy waterways and ecologically sustainable cities in Beijing‐Tianjin‐Hebei urban agglomeration (northern China): Challenges and future directions by Giri Kattel et al., https://doi.org/10.1002/wat2.1500.
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Opinions

Revisiting global trends in freshwater insect biodiversity
Published Online: Dec 31 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1506
Relying on abundance or biomass and examining nonrepresentative datasets limits our ability to infer the condition of freshwater insect communities globally. Photo by Jeremy Monroe, Freshwaters Illustrated: a caddisfly larva from an Oregon Coastal stream, USA (Limnephilidae: Dicosmoecus sp.).
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Revisiting global trends in freshwater insect biodiversity: A reply
Published Online: Dec 31 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1501
Biodiversity synthesis is always limited by the available data, but still moves our understanding beyond case studies. Image by Hans Braxmeier from Pixabay.com.
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Hydraulic structures engineering: An evolving science in a changing world
Published Online: Dec 19 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1505
In response to evolving societal water management needs and expectations, this proposed framework of hydraulic structures engineering is focused on sustainability to address current and future demands and challenges.
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Full‐cost recovery = debt recovery: How infrastructure financing models lead to overcapacity, debt, and disconnection
Published Online: Dec 15 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1503
The Moneylender and his Wife (1514) by Quentin Metsys. The painting depicts how riches distract from moral considerations. Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File: Quentin_Massys_ 001.jpg. Permissions: “The work of art depicted in this image and the reproduction thereof are in the public domain worldwide. The reproduction is part of a collection of reproductions compiled by The Yorck Project. The compilation copyright is held by Zenodot Verlagsgesellschaft mbH and licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.”
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Primer

Paradoxes of financial schemes for resilient flood recovery of households
Published Online: Dec 04 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1497
Urban Floods in Ústí nad Labem, Czechia (Source: Authors).
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Overviews

An overview of the hydrology of non‐perennial rivers and streams
Published Online: Feb 05 2021
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1504
The hydrology of non‐perennial rivers is characterized by variability in streamflow generation and loss; this poses challenges to how we measure and model these diverse river systems.
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Floods and the COVID‐19 pandemic—A new double hazard problem
Published Online: Jan 10 2021
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1509
A new approach to multihazard management
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Advanced Reviews

Management of stormwater pollution using green infrastructure: The role of rain gardens
Published Online: Jan 06 2021
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1507
This state‐of‐the‐art advanced review delivers fundamental knowledge about rain gardens, their construction and design considerations, contaminant removal mechanisms, hydraulic performance assessment tools, various modifications, and analyzes their potential as a nature‐based solution for stormwater management in the urban ecosystem.
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Remote monitoring of rural water systems: A pathway to improved performance and sustainability?
Published Online: Dec 25 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1502
An automatically monitored handpump in Kenya being repaired by a professional mechanic.
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Focus Articles

Synergies of river and land circulation in towns with small rivers: The case of Poitiers (France)
Published Online: Jan 05 2021
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1508
Recent archeological discoveries in and around the city of Poitiers (France) call for a reconsideration of the synergetic city–river relationships and the importance of small rivers navigation. Comparison of the Cavalier view of Poitiers on the left, 1569 (from: BnF, GEDD‐1140 (78RES)) and the current aerial photograph on the right.
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Healthy waterways and ecologically sustainable cities in Beijing‐Tianjin‐Hebei urban agglomeration (northern China): Challenges and future directions
Published Online: Dec 13 2020
DOI: 10.1002/wat2.1500
Conceptual artwork of Healthy Waterways and Ecologically Sustainable City
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