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    • Challenges and Prospects of Sustainable Groundwater Management in the Indus Basin, Pakistan 

      McCornick, Peter; Qureshi, Asad Sarwar; Sarwar, A; Sharma, Bharat R (2010)
      In Pakistan, on-demand availability of groundwater has transformed the concept of low and uncertain crop yields into more assured crop production. Increased crop yields has resulted in food security and improved ...
    • Climate change, water resources and child health 

      Kistin, Elizabeth; Fogarty, John; Pokrasso, Ryan Shaening; McCally, Michael; McCornick, Peter (2010)
      Climate change is occurring and has tremendous consequences for children's health worldwide. This article describes how the rise in temperature, precipitation, droughts, floods, glacier melt and sea levels resulting from ...
    • The challenges of wastewater irrigation in developing countries 

      Bahri, Akissa; Drechsel, Pay; McCornick, Peter; Minhasf, P; Qadir, Manzoor; Raschid-Sally, Liqa; Wichelns, Dennis (2010-04)
      The volume of wastewater generated by domestic, industrial and commercial sources has increased with population, urbanization, improved living conditions, and economic development. The productive use of wastewater has also ...
    • The effect of non-fluoride factors on risk of dental fluorosis: Evidence from rural populations of the Main Ethiopian Rift 

      Akushevich, Igor; Atlaw, B; Harrison, C; Jeuland, Marc A; Kravchenko, J; McCornick, Peter; Merola, RB; ... (11 authors) (Science of the Total Environment, 2014-08-01)
      Elevated level of fluoride (F-) in drinking water is a well-recognized risk factor of dental fluorosis (DF). While considering optimization of region-specific standards for F-, it is reasonable, however, to consider how ...