The Role of Bioremediation in Environmental Restoration and Pollution Prevention

Historic American Covered Bridges
Covered wooden bridges are a visual testament to the American spirit. Originally designed with roof-like covers to protect the exposed wood from the effects of sun and rain, these bridges...

Healthy Environments and Environmental Health

Air Pollution Trends and Controls in North America: Los Angeles, Mexico City and Toronto

Remediation of Soils

Peru's Program for Disaster Mitigation 1992-1995

Environmental Quality, Innovative Technologies, and Sustainable Economic Development
A NAFTA Perspective
This workshop proceedings assesses the current level of environmental technologies available in key media and industrial areas and their role in enhancing environmental quality in international...

Application of Ambient Vibration Measurements for Repair of the Chaco-Corrientes Cable-Stayed Bridge in Argentina

Fatal Accidents and Labor Effectiveness: The Brazilian Case

South-American River Navigation System and Some Ecologic Problems

The Regulation of the Private Provision of Water-Related Services in Latin America

Implementing Technical Cooperation in North American Water Resources

The Intergovernmental Meeting of Hemispheric Environmental Technical Experts 11/1995: Projects and Priority Issues

Integration of Biotechnology in Remediation and Pollution Prevention Activities

Technology Transfer

Cooperative Efforts for Earthquake Risk Management in Developing Countries

Streamflows Prediction Models for the Colombian Generation System Considering El Niño Effect
A monthly and a daily prediction models for some Colombian rivers with hydropower developments were developed and implemented. Several monthly streamfiow prediction models are presented....

Debris Flow Events at Mountainous Creeks near Santiago, Chile- Hydrologic Analysis
One of the most important aspects in relation to peak flows magnitudes generated in mountainous catchments at the western side of the Andes facing the city of Santiago, Chile (latitude...

Climate Variability Impact on the Water Resources of Ancient Andean Civilizations
The great ancient empires of South America used corporate irrigated agriculture with centralized control to help hold far-flung domains together. The Inca empire, larger in area than that...

Flood Control in the Brazilian Electric System Reservoirs at Parana River Basin
This paper describes the experience of the Brazilian Electric System in flood control at Parana River basin, and presents the factors that required the consideration of flood impacts in...





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