2016 International Conference on Water Resource and Environment (WRE2016)
July 23rd - 26th, 2016, Shanghai, China
General Topics

Based on the Summary and Discussion in WRE2015 conference, the central theme of WRE2016 is the Sustainability Development of Water Resource and Environment, and the sub-themes are as follows:

Water Resources Management
• water resources systems
• climate change impacts on hydrology and water resources
• monitoring, remediation, assessment and protection of water resources
• planning and management of water resources and water provision
• watershed hydrology
• erosion and sediment transport

Aquatic Ecosystems
• ecology of water resources
• degradation of aquatic ecosystems
• aquatic ecosystems maintenance and preservation
• aquatic and marine ecology
• aquaculture and environmental impacts
• invasive species
• benthic ecology

• Behavioral and physiological ecology
• Conservation ecology and biodiversity research
• Community, population, and macroecology
• Landscape ecology and ecosystems
• Theoretical ecology and models
 Water Policies and Planning
• development and realization of national and international policies on water
• water economics
• water efficiency including water footprint and virtual water calculations
• changing patterns of water consumption and use

Water Pollution
• contaminant sources, sorption, diffusion, transformation, volatilization and transport
• physics, chemistry and biology of water
• electro-analytical and environmental chemistry
• pharmaceuticals in the aquatic environment

Water and Wastewater Treatment
• domestic and industrial wastewater
• potable water
• development of analytical methods for emerging contaminants

• water and groundwater interactions
• soil and aquifer properties
• groundwater flow and well hydraulics
• hydro-geochemistry and contaminant hydrogeology

Sustainability and Water
• Water Quality Assessment
• Water Environment Protection
• sustainable use of water resources
• unsustainable patterns of water consumption and use
• water demand and consumption
• water recycling and reuse

Wetland Systems
• integrated constructed wetlands
• treatment wetlands
• ecosystem restoration

Sustainable Drainage
• best management practice
• storm water management
• runoff control
• extreme hydrological events
• sustainable flood retention basins
• permeable pavement systems
• Hydrologic Numerical Simulation
• Hydrologic Model

2016 International Conference on Water Resource and Environment (WRE2016)
Contact Person: Mengqin Chen
Email: info@wreconf.org   Tel: +86 18911869790