Publications 2017

Committee Publications

Member Publications

Publications 2016 and earlier

Committee Publications
Evaluation of Phase VII of the International Hydrological Programme
The report was greatly contributed by members of the Commission: Emeritus Professor J.A.A. Jones and Professor Dr. habil. Frank Winde


Member Publications

Book Publications

Water Sustainability Book cover

J.A.A. Jones, 2011: Water sustainability – A global perspective.
Contact: Prof. J.A.A. Jones
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Geo Journal Book Cover

J.A.A. Jones and Olga Scarpati (Guest Eds), 2007: GeoJournal Special Issue: Water resources issue in South America.
Vol. 70 n. 4, ISSN 0343-2521, pp. 227-300.
Contact: Prof. Olga Scarpati
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Environmental change Book cover

Olga Scarpati and J.A.A. Jones (eds), 2007: Environmental change and rational water use.
ISBN 978-987-9260-46-3. 458 pp.
Contact: Prof. Olga Scarpati


Managing Water Resources Book cover

P.J. Robinson, J.A.A. Jones and M-K Woo (eds), 2007: Managing water resources in a changing physical and social environment.
IGU Home of Geography Publication Series, Società Geografica Italiana, Rome, 177pp. ISBN 978-88-88692-35-7.
Contact: Prof. J.A.A. Jones
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Rational use of water Book Cover

J.A.A. Jones and Dr. Trahel Gerasim Vardanian (2004): The rational use and conservation of water resources in a changing environment, Yerevan State University, Republic of Armenia.
Contact: Prof. Trahel Gerasim Vardanian

Geo Journal White Book cover

J.A.A. Jones and I.J. van der Walt Guest editors (2002): Barriers and solutions to water sustainability in Africa. Special Issue of GeoJournal.
Contact: Prof. J.A.A. Jones
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Environmental Change yellow Book cover

José M. García Ruiz, J.A.A. Jones and José Arnaez (Eds.), 2002: Environmental change and water sustainability, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Instituto Pirenaico de Ecologia, Spain, 340 pp, hardback.
Contact: J.M. García Ruiz

Regional Hydrological Response Book Cover

J.A.A. Jones, Changming Liu, Ming-ko Woo and Hsiang-te Kung (Eds.), 1996: Regional Hydrological Response to Climate Change, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, 425 pp., hardback, ISBN 0-7923-4329-8.
Contact: Prof. J.A.A. Jones
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Mitigation and Adaptation Book Cover

J.A.A. Jones and Ming-ko Woo (Eds.), 2003: Coping with hydrological extremes – Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, Special issue, Kluwer, 7 (3/2002), 201-320.
Contact: Prof. J.A.A. Jones
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Hydrological processes Book cover

J.A.A. Jones and Ming-ko Woo (Eds.), 2002: Modelling the impact of climate change on hydrological regimes, Hydrological processes, Special issue, Wiley, 16(6), 1135-1317, ISSN 0885-6087.
Contact: Prof. J.A.A. Jones
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Selected water journals

Selected journals on the various aspects of water are listed below (Tab. 2) belonging mainly to the upper 25% of ranked journal in this field (Quartile 1) (      read more

Journals recently used by members

The most recent 10 papers of members were published in the following journals (in no particular order, list not exhaustive):

  • Hydrological Processes
  • Natural Hazards
  • Water Resources
  • Revista Asociación Argentina de Geología aplicada a la Ingeniería
  • Journal of Flood Engineering
  • Climate
  • Revista Ciencia e Natura
  • PNAS
  • Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Science and Technology
  • Land Degradation and Development
  • National Science Review
  • Agricultural Water Management
  • Hrvatski geografski glasnik
  • Transactions on Ecology and the Environment
  • Science (proffs. Liu, Chang and Yang: congratulations!)
  • Nature (Prof. Liu: congratulations!)
  • Water Resources Research
  • Geoadria
  • Acta Geographica Croatica
  • Investigaciones Geograficas (Mexico)
  • Cuademos des Investigacion Geografica (Spain)
  • Ecosystem, Health and Sustainability
  • Science of the Total Environment
  • Hydrological Earth Systems Science
  • Geographical Analysis
  • IAHS publications
  • Water Resources
  • Journal for African Earth Sciences
  • Environmental Earth Sciences
  • South African Journal of Science
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Water SA
  • Journal of Hydrology
  • Hydrology and Water Resources
  • Earth Perspectives
  • Climate Change Management
  • Journal of Hazardous Materials
  • Environmental Science Pollution Research
  • Management Journal
  • Chemosphere
  • Climato
  • Limnology
  • JEPE-Journal
  • Geomorphology
  • IEEE
  • Russian Meteorology and Hydrology
  • Geography Environment Sustainability
  • Arid Ecosystems
  • Journal of Resources and Ecology
  • Ice and Snow

Predatory journals

A list of predatory journals (including those in the water field) that should be avoided as their main objectives are monetary (e.g. charging author fees) and commonly result in sub-standard publications, is available at: