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Fifty years of hydro(geo)logical mapping activities under the auspices of UNESCO, CGWM, IAH and BGR

Fifty years of hydro(geo)logical mapping activities under the auspices of UNESCO, CGWM, IAH and BGR
  • UNESCO-International Hydrological Programme (IHP). June 2014
  • This publication describes small-scale hydrogeological mapping activities, which started in Europe fifty years ago and successively covered the whole globe. The report consists of three major parts, on (1) Hydrological Maps, General Issues and Surface Water Maps, on (2) Groundwater Maps, Tools and Results and (3) the World-wide Hydrogeological Mapping Assessment Programme WHYMAP. An Annex contains the list of relevant literature and of meetings and their participants, to the extent names could be still found in reports and files.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Groundwater, Hydrology, Risk management, Transboundary waters
  • Main target audience: Academia, Hydrologists, Stakeholders
  • Main purpose: Technical
  • Type of resource: Maps, Technical report
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Published in 2015