9-13 October 2009, Abu Dhabi, UAE

“Achieving Ground Water Supply Sustainability & Reliability through Managed Aquifer Recharge”

The 7th International Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge (ISMAR7) was organised on 9-13 October 2009 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

The Symposium continued as a joint venture of IAH/ASCE and is the prime international meeting in this field, adopting the Commissions aims, “to expand water resources and improve water quality in ways that are appropriate, environmentally sustainable, technically viable, economical, and socially desirable. It will do this by encouraging development and adoption of improved practices for management of aquifer recharge,” IAH, January 2002.

Download ISMAR7 Book of Proceedings (PDF, 57.5 MB)


Download Book of Posters P-ISMAR 7 (PDF)

(external download link on DINA-MAR website)

Conference sessions

In alphabetical order:

  • Alternative Recharge Systems
  • Case Studies
  • Data Management/Monitoring/Automation
  • Enhancements in Aquifer Characterization
  • Fate of Pathogens/Organics
  • Geochemistry during Infiltration and Flow
  • Injection and Pond Infiltration Issues
  • Integrated Water Management and Strategies
  • MAR in Arid Environments
  • Modeling and Groundwater Hydraulics
  • Operations and Management
  • Regulations/Governance/Economics
  • Risk Assessment and Uncertainty
  • The Role of MAR in Climate Change
  • Water Reuse and Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR)