Published Papers

Review of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the North Town in the Kingdom of Bahrain Using the Rapid Impact assessment Matrix (RIAM). Waleed A. Alsaid, Sabah S. Aljenaid, and Waleed K Zubari. King Abdelaziz University Journal: Meteorology, Environment, and Arid Land Agriculture Sciences, vol. 23 (2): 227-250 (in Arabic). [View Abstract/Download Issue]

Assessment of Hafira Hazardous Industrial Landfill in the Kingdom of Bahrain Using GIS and Basel Convention Standards. Sarah A Al-Bugmi, Sabah S Al-Jenaid, Basil N Al-Yousfi, and Waleed K Zubari. Journal of the Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies, vol. 38 (144), 2012: 227-251 (in Arabic). [View Abstract]

Assessment of Groundwater Vulnerability to Surface Pollution Using GIS in the State of Kuwait. Part II: Groundwater Pollution Hazard: Relationship between Groundwater Vulnerability and Existing Land use Activities. Al-Tahow, J., Al-Ajmi, A, and Zubari, W. K. Arab Gulf Journal of Scientific Research, vol. 28(1), 2010: 42-46 (in Arabic). [View Abstract]

Assessment of Groundwater Vulnerability to Surface Pollution Using GIS in the State of Kuwait. Part I: Groundwater Intrinsic Vulnerability Mapping. Al-Tahow, J., Al-Ajmi, A, and Zubari, W. K. Arab Gulf Journal of Scientific Research, vol. 27(4), 2009: 237-246 (in Arabic). [View Abstract]

Management and Sustainability of Groundwater Resources in Bahrain. Zubari, W. K. and Lori, I. J. Water Policy Journal, vol. 8, 2006: 127-145. [View Abstract]

Spatial and Temporal Trends in Groundwater Resources in Bahrain, 1992-2002. Zubari, W. K. Emirates Journal for Engineering Research, vol. 10 (1), 2005: 57-67. [Download Article]

Assessing the Sustainability of non-renewable brackish groundwater in feeding an RO Desalination Plant in Bahrain. Zubari, W. K. Desalination, vol. 159 (3), 2003: 211-224. [View Abstract]

Status of Desertification in the GCC countries and Suggest Combating Policies. Abahussain, A., Abdo, A. S., Zubari, W. K., and El-Din, M. N. Attaawun, vol. 57, 2003: 13-50 (In Arabic).

Alternative Water Resources Management Policies in West Asia. Zubari, W. K. Industry and Environment, vol. 25 (1), 2002: 43-47. [Download Issue]

Desertification in the Arab Region: Analysis of Current Status and Trends. Abahussain, A. A., Abdu A. Sh., Zubari, W. K., Alaa El-Din. M. N., and M Abdulraheem. Journal of Arid Environments, vol. 51,2002: 521-454. [View Abstract]

A Policy Framework for Combating Desertification in the Arab Region. Abdu A. Sh., Abahussain, A. A., Zubari, W. K., M. N. Alaa El-Din. Arab Gulf Journal of Scientific Research, 2001, vol. 19 (3): 112-120. [View Abstract]

The Dammam Aquifer in Bahrain – Hydrochemical Characterization and Alternatives of Management of Groundwater Quality. Zubari, W.K. Hydrogeology Journal, 1999,vol. 7 (2): 197-208. [View Abstract]

Towards the establishment of a total water cycle management and re-use program in the GCC countries. Al-Zubari, W. K. Desalination, 120(1998): 3-14. [View Abstract]

Environmental History of Natural Springs in Bahrain. Al-Qusaibi, H.A., Abahussain, A.A., and Zubari, W.K. Al-Watheekah, July, 1998, vol. 34: 46-71 (in Arabic).

Spatial and Temporal Trends in Groundwater Salinity in Bahrain. Zubari, W.K., Khater, A.R., Al-Noaimi, M.A., and S.S. Al-Junaid. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, June, 1997, vol. 22 (1C): 81-94.

The Applicability of the WHO Drinking Water Guidelines to an arid region. Zubari, W.K., Madani, I.M., Al-Junaid, S.S., and M. Al-Noaimi. International Journal of Environmental Health Research, vol. 6 (4), 1996: 263-276. [View Abstract]

Transient Behavior of the Rus-Umm Er Radhuma Aquifer in Bahrain. Journal of Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies, vol. 81, 1996, pp. 175-199, Zubari, W.K. [View Abstract]

A Study of the Quality of Groundwater in Bahrain during the Period 1941 to 1992. Journal of Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies, vol. 78, 1995, pp. 99-114, Zubari, W.K, Madany. I.M., Al-Junaid, S.S., and S. Al-Manaai (in Arabic). [View Abstract]

Brackish Groundwater Resources in Bahrain: Current Exploitation, Numerical Evaluation and Prospect for Utilization. Water Resources Management, vol. 9, 1995, pp.277-297, Zubari, W.K. and A. R. Khater. [View Abstract]

Trends in the Quality of Groundwater in Bahrain with Respect to Salinity, 1941-1992. Environment International, vol. 20, no. 6, 1994, pp. 739-746, Zubari, W.K., Madany, I. M., Al-Junaid, S. S., and S. Al-Manaai. [View Abstract]

Development Impacts on Groundwater Resources in Bahrain. International Journal of Water Resources Development, vol. 9, no. 3, 1993, pp. 263-279, Zubari, W.K., Mubarak, A.M., and I. M. Madany. [View Abstract]