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Agricultural and Industrial Water Requirements
  • PR 1972 [PDF]
    The Impact of Water Resources on the Industrial and Economic Development on Water Avilabilities in South Puerto Rico, Dominador G. Pascua.
  • PR 1974 [PDF]
    An Investigation of Factors Affecting the Intensity of Water Use in the Lajas Valley Irrigation Project, Isidoro Avilés Cordero.
  • PR 1979 [PDF]
    Evaluation of the Reduction of the Volume of Flow Carried by Certain Rivers of Puerto Rico and Its Possible Correlation with Changes in Land Use, 1508 to Present, Luis Pumarada.
  • PR 1993 [PDF]
    Management of Sludge from Puerto Rico's Regional Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plant: Phase 4 - Sludge Conditioning with Incinerators Ash and its Effects on the Incineration Process, A. Rodríguez.
  • PR 2005 [PDF]
    "Estudio sobre el Uso de Agua Agrícola en Puerto Rico", Instituto de Investigaciones sobre Recursos de Agua y Ambiente de Puerto Rico.
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Coastal Water Quality and Management
  • PR 1971 [PDF]
    Analysis Of A Pipe When It Contact With The Ocean Bottom And Rigidly Fixed At One End, Dr, Harry Georas, 1971.
  • PR 1971 [PDF]
    Submarine Spring Explorations: Northwest Coast Of Puerto Rico , Donald J. Percious, 1971.
  • PR 1972 [PDF]
    Comparative Study Of The Benthic Microbiol Biota In Some Coastal Areas Of Puerto Rico, Eduardo Angel, 1972.
  • PR 1975 [PDF]
    The Sedimentary and Physical Dynamic Processes of Selected Estuaries and River Inlets of Puerto Rico: Determination of Pollutant Handling Capabilities, Jack Morelock and Manuel Hernández, 1975.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Fate of Selected Priority Pollutants in Regional Wastewater Treatment Plants in Puerto Rico and their Impact on the Quality of Coastal Receiving Waters, Roque A. Román, 1983.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    A survey of sediment discharge and shelf reef conditions, Jack Morelock,1984.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    Changes in the Species and Concentration of Carbon, Nitrogen and Sulfur Compounds during the Bod Test and their Effect on Oxygen uptake, Luis A. del Valle, 1984.
  • PR 1987 [PDF]
    Effect of Treated Rum Distillery Effluents on the Distribution and Survival of Potential Bacterial Pathogens, Terry C. Hazen, 1987.
  • PR 1988 [PDF]
    Comparison of Methods for Enumeration of Fecal Coliforms in Tropical Waters, Terry C. Hazen and Gary A. Toranzos, 1988.
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Ground Water Quality and Management
  • PR 1971 [PDF]
    Theoretical And Experimental Study Of The Supercritical Flow In Circular Drains And The Formation Of The Hydraulic Jump In The Same, Luis A. Nuñez, 1971.
  • PR 1982 [PDF]
    A Pricing Policy for Groundwater Management in Puerto Rico, Roopchand Ramgolam and Rafael A. Ríos, 1982.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Study of Some Puerto Rican Soils as Natural Sealers or Attenuators Against Groundwater Pollution from Sanitary Landfill Leachates, Luis A. del Valle, 1983.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Seismic Design Criteria for Buried Water Pipeline in Puerto Rico, Rafel Jiminez Pérez, 1983.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    A Hydraulic Technique for Designing Scavenger-Production Well Couples to Withdraw Freshwater from Aquifers Containing Saline Water, Allen Zack and Rafael Muñoz, 1984.
  • PR 1996 [PDF]
    Treatment Of Groundwaters Contaminated With Aromatic Hydrocarbons in a Fluidized Bed Reactor, Arturo Massol-Deyá, Ning-Hsi Tang, 1996.
  • PR 1996 [PDF]
    A Novel Detoxification Approach: Photo-Oxidation Of Volatile Organics in Ground Waters Of Puerto Rico, Narinder K. Mehta, 1996.
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Hydrology and Soils
  • PR 1967 [PDF]
    Drainage and Ground-Water Research in Lajas Valley, Puerto Rico, Roberto Vázquez, 1967.
  • PR 1969 [PDF]
    Loss Coefficient in a Channel Bend With Naturally Deformed Bed, Dr. Christos Hadjitheodorou, 1969.
  • PR 1969 [PDF]
    The Water Resources Situation In Puerto Rico: An Evacuation Of Published Information, Antonio Santiago Vazquez Roopchand Q, Ramagolam Hector Quijano Viva Arturo Ramos Villanueva,1969.
  • PR 1970 [PDF]
    Human Factors Involved In The Development Of A Watershed In Yabucoa, Fernando Del Rio, Ed.D, Jenaro Collazo, Ph.D. ,Angel T. Berrios, B.S.A. ,Nicolas López, M.S., 1970.
  • PR 1970 [PDF]
    Hydrologic Study Of The Yaguez River Watershed, Luis A. Nuñez, 1970.
  • PR 1970 [PDF]
    Biological Population of Polluted Streams in Puerto Rico, R. Muñoz, R.Seda, M. Martínez, M.S. Torres, C.M. Chan, A. Rodríguez, M. Pedraja, 1970.
  • PR 1973 [PDF]
    Technique for Evaluating Sedimentation at River Mouths, Dr. Donald S. Sasscer, Dr. Knub B. Pedersen, Dr. Aviva G. Gildeadi, 1973.
  • PR 1979 [PDF]
    Application of Quantitative Geomorphic Analysis to the Geographic Basins of Puerto Rico, Nicolino Liberatore, 1979.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Geohydrology of the Rio Camuy Cave System Puerto Rico, Arturo Torres, E. Aguilar and G. Pannella, 1983.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    Changes in The Species And Concentration Of Carbon, Nitrogen And Sulfur Compounds During The Bod Test and Their Effect on Oxygen Uptake, Luis A. Del Valle, 1984.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    Public Water Supplies in P.R., Fernando Gómez-Gómez, Ferdinand Quinones, Marisol López, Rafael Muñoz Candelario, 1984.
  • PR 1985 [PDF]
    Hydrogeology Of The Principal Springs In Puerto Rico, Sene Guzman Rios, Rafael Muñoz Candelaria, 1985.
  • PR 2002 [PDF]
    Hydrologic Characterization of Goodwin Creek, Puerto Rico Water Resources and Environmental Research Institute, 2002. Appendix [PDF]
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Precipitation
  • PR 1977 [PDF]
    Time Averaged Areal Mean of Precipitation: Estimation and Network Design, Rafael L. Bras, Raúl Colón, 1977.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    Statistical Analyses of Spatial and Temporal Storm Rainfall Characteristics in Puerto Rico, Ismael Pagán Trinidad, 1984.
  • PR 1985 [PDF]
    Rainfall - Runoff Simulation In The Rio Grande De Loiza At Quebrada Arenas Watershed, Puerto Rico, Eloy Colón Dieppa, Rafael Munoz Candelario, 1985.
  • PR 1986 [PDF]
    Acid Rain in Puerto Rico, Elba D. Osborne, 1986.
  • PR 1988 [PDF]
    Study and Recommendations on the San Germán Vaulted Brick Tunnel Storm Sewer System, Luis Pumarada and Miguel Cruz-Arocho, 1988.
  • PR 1989 [PDF]
    A Planning Model for the Control and Treatment of Stormwater Runoff Through Detention Storage, Rafael I. Segarra and G.V. Loganathan, 1989.
  • PR 1991 [PDF]
    Improved Regionalized Flood Frequency Estimates for Puerto Rico, Rafael Segarra, 1991.
  • PR 1995 [PDF]
    Perception Of Risk By The Residents Of A Flood Hazard Area In Puerto Rico Phase 1, Jaime Gutierrez Sánchez, Olga N. Hernández, 1995.
  • PR 1995 [PDF]
    Flood Frequency for Ungaged Catchments in Puerto Rico, Rafael Segarra-García, 1995.
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Sludge Management and Disposal
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Automation Study of Activated Sludge Process, Ning-Hsi Tang, 1983.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Laboratory Study of Dynamic-State Control of Activated Sludge Process, Ning-Hsi Tang, 1983.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    Assessment of the Biosorptive Capacity of Biological Sludges for Metal Cations, Roque A. Román-Seda, 1984.
  • PR 1988 [PDF]
    Management of Sludge from Puerto Rico's Regional Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plant: Phase 2 - Dewatering, Abraham Rodríguez, 1988.
  • PR 1989 [PDF]
    Effect of Sewage Sludge on Nutrient and Toxic Metal Content of Soil and Selected Crops Grown on Tropical Soils, Nancy Cavallaro and José Villarrubia, 1989.
  • PR 1990 [PDF]
    Simulation of the Sewage Sludge Composting Process, Lueny Morell, 1990.
  • PR 1992 [PDF]
    Direct Activated Sludge Dewatering Using Hollow Fibers Membranes, Jaime Benítez, 1992.
  • PR 1992 [PDF]
    Development Of The Sludges Disposal Plan For Puerto Rico , Rafael A. Ríos, 1992.
  • PR 1993 [PDF]
    Management of Sludge from Puerto Rico's Regional Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plant: Phase 4 - Sludge Conditioning with Incinerators Ash and its Effects on the Incineration Process, A. Rodríguez, Jaime Benítez, and Rafael Muñoz, 1993.
  • PR 1995 [PDF]
    Evaluation of the Removal of Giarda lamblia by Slow Sand Filters Under Tropical Conditions and its Relation to other Fecal Contamination Indicator Organisms, Roque A. Román-Seda, Gary A. Toranzos, and Ramsés Casaduc Gonzáles, 1995.
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Surface Water Quality
  • PR 1969 [PDF]
    Movement Of Non Conservative Pollutants By Waves Add Currents In Protected Waters, Dr. Adel M. Kamel, 1969.
  • PR 1972 [PDF]
    Free Falling Particle in Density Stratified Fluid, Dr. Chin Y. Kuo, 1972.
  • PR 1976 [PDF]
    Particle Characteristics and Dispersal Patterns of Sugar Cane Wastes in Selected Rivers and Estuaries of Puerto Rico, Jack Morelock, 1976.
  • PR 1979 [PDF]
    Characterization of Organic Contaminants in Selected Potable Water Supplies in Puerto Rico, Manuel Rodríguez, 1979.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    A Study of Eutrophication and Aquatic Plant Growths in Selected Lakes and Rivers of Puerto Rico, Edna Negrón, 1983.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    An Assessment of the Use of Potential of the Flow of Water at the Spring "OJO DE AGUA" in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, Noel Añeses and Andrés Calderón, 1983.
  • PR 1990 [PDF]
    Analysis of Surface-Water Quality Data for Puerto Rico, Abraham Rodríguez, Rafael Muñoz, 1990.
  • PR 1991 [PDF]
    Kinetics of Trihalomenthanes Formation during Chlorination of Drinking Water, Jaime Benitez, Ph.D., 1991.
  • PR 1993 [PDF]
    Prediction of Water Use in Puerto Rico, Nazario B. Ramirez-Beltran, 1993.
  • PR 2005 [PDF]
    Determination of Numeric Nutrients Criteria in Lakes and Reservoirs of Puerto Rico, Gustavos A. Martínez, David Sotomayor Ramírez, Luis Peres Alegría, 2005.
  • PR 2009 [PDF]
    Water quality index development and applications for rivers in Puerto Rico (in Spanish) 2009. Torres-Vega, F.J. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment for the Master Degree in Civil Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez.
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Wastewater Treatment and Management
  • PR 1969 [PDF]
    The Self-Purification Rates Of Polluted Streams in Puerto Rico, R. Muñoz, M. Martínez, A. Rodríguez, M. Pedraja, R. Seda, and C.M. Chan, 1969.
  • PR 1972 [PDF]
    Determination of the Rate of Biodegradation in Some Polluted Tropical Waters and Some Types of Liquid Wastes Common in Puerto Rico, Luis A. del Valle, 1972.
  • PR 1974 [PDF]
    The Treatment of Liquid Wastes from the Cane Sugar Industry in Puerto Rico, Rafael Muñoz and Félix Santiago, 1974.
  • PR 1979 [PDF]
    The Wet-Air Oxidation of RUM Distillery Wastes, Rafael Muñoz,Rafael Muñoz, Manuel Pedraja-Santos, Abraham Rodriguez-Ramirez, Juan Hernandez, Guillermo Colon Burgos, 1979.
  • PR 1981 [PDF]
    Presence of Enteric Microorganisms in the Air Enviroment at Wastewater Treatment Plants in Puerto Rico, Miguel A. Padovani, 1981.
  • A-052-PR [PDF]
    Packed-Bed Reactors for Concentrated-Waste treatment and Energy Production, Knud B. Pedersen.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Public Water Supplies in Puerto Rico, Rafael Muñoz Candelario, 1983.
  • PR 1986 [PDF]
    Chemical Modeling of a Dairy Waste/Water Management, Pollution Control System for Farm Management in Puerto Rico, Richard A. Butler and Yoosef Shahabasi, 1986.
  • PR 1989 [PDF]
    Optimization of Chlorination Parameters to Reduce the Formation of Trihalomethanes in Drinking Waters of Puerto Rico, Jaime Benítez and Lorenzo Saliceti, 1989.
  • PR 1995 [PDF]
    Optimum Scheme For Combined Removal Of Iron, Manganese, And Organic Matter From Potable Water , Abraham Rodriguez, Jaime Benítez and Luis Velez Lugo, 1995.
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Water Use and Social Planning
  • PR 1969 [PDF]
    Determination of Domestic Water Comsumption Rates Under Varying Water Pressures, Luis A. Nuñez, 1969.
  • PR 1969 [PDF]
    The Management And Control Of Water In Puerto Rico, Isidoro Avilés Cordero, 1969.
  • PR 1970 [PDF]
    Survey of Water Based Recreation Centers The Area, Ernesto F. Colón, 1970.
  • PR 1970 [PDF]
    Socio-Economic Factors Related To The Incidence Of A Water-Borne Disease, George C. Uzdavinis, 1970.
  • PR 1970 [PDF]
    Determination Of The Significance Of Variables Affecting Residential Water Consumption, Dr. Appu Kuttan, 1970.
  • PR 1971 [PDF]
    Study of the Relevance of the Selected Ecological Factors related to Water Resources and the Social Organization of Fisherman Villages in Puerto Rico, Federico G. Blay, 1971.
  • PR 1972 [PDF]
    A Study Of The Costs And Effects Of Irrigation In The Planning And Implementation Of The Lajas Valley Agricultural Development Programme , Isidoro Avilés Cordero, 1972.
  • PR 1972 [PDF]
    Comparative Analysis of Residential Water Use in Puerto Rico, Ausberto Guilbe, 1972.
  • PR 1973 [PDF]
    Effects of Salinity and Turbulent Diffusion of Pollutants, Chin Y. Kuo, 1973.
  • PR 1974 [PDF]
    Peak Ratios and Alternate Model Factors for Residential Water Use in Puerto Rico , Ausberto Guilbe, 1974.
  • PR 1974 [PDF]
    Puerto Rico Water Resources Problems and research needs- proceedings of conference and planning session, Roberto Vázquez, PhD, 1974.
  • PR 1975 [PDF]
    Estimate Of Water Pollution Potential Based On Characteristics Of Domestic Sewage In Puerto Rico, Ning-Hsi-Tang, 1975.
  • PR 1975 [PDF]
    The Optimum Distribution of Urban Water Supplies in Puerto Rico, Christos Hadjitheodorou and William Heenan, 1975.
  • PR 1978 [PDF]
    Sediment Transport Process in the Vicinity of a River Mouth, Dr. Christos Hadjitheodorou, Dr. Manuel Hernádez Avila.
  • PR 1983 [PDF]
    Thermodynamic evaluation of Water Pollution Control Processes, Rafel Munoz Canlendario, 1983.
  • PR 1984 [PDF]
    An Assessment of the Wastewater Reuse Potential in Puerto Rico, Rafael A. Ríos, 1984.
  • PR 1987 [PDF]
    Social Impact and Recreational Use of Inland Water Reservoirs in Puerto Rico, Olga Hernández and Jaime Gutiérrez, 1987.
  • PR 1988 [PDF]
    Content Attitude Study of Water Related Topics in Puerto Rico Daily Newspapers, Jaime Gutiérrez and Olga Hernández, 1988.
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Water Reports
  • Report [PDF]
    Aerobic Stabilization of Wastewater Sludge Using Recyclable Material as a Bulking Agent, Miriam Salas del Pino, 1989.
  • Report [PDF]
    Water Filtration Through a River Bed, Carmen Gisela Roman Nieves.
  • Report [PDF]
    The impact of Indrustrial and Economic Development on Water Availabilities in South Puerto Rico, Dominar G. Pascua, 1972.
  • Report [PDF]
    La Parguera Como Es, Ernesto F. Colón, 1970.
  • Report [PDF]
    Study of the Guayanilla Bay, Dr. Antonio Santiago Vázquez, 1970.
  • Report [PDF]
    Puerto Rico's Water Resources Problems And Research Needs, Proceeding of Workshop Number One, 1974.
  • Report [PDF]
    Water Quality Measurement At The Swimming Pool (Piscina Alumni) At The Mayaguez Campus Of The University Of Puerto Rico , Chi-Ming Chan, William Perl, 1972.
  • Report [PDF]
    A Study of Total Coliform And Biochemical Oxygen Demand At Caño Corazones, Chi-Ming Cham, 1972.
  • Report [PDF]
    Carbonate Sedimentation On The Inner Shelf Isla Magueyez, Puerto Rico, Craig E. Saunders, Nahum Schneidermann.
  • Report [PDF]
    Estudio Ecológico de la Laguna Tortuguero, Puerto Rico, Marís B. Reyes de Ruis, 1971.
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Presentations

Water Quality Index Development and Applications for Rivers in Puerto Rico (in Spanish) [PDF]
Presentation at the 15th Drinking Water Seminar, PRW&EA, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, May 19-22, 2009.

Thesis and Dissertation
Research Proposals
 
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