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Publication - Article

Robins, Nicholas S.; Fergusson, James. 2014 Groundwater scarcity and conflict : managing hotspots. Earth Perspectives, 1 (6). 1-9. 10.1186/2194-6434-1-6

Allen, Debbie; Darling, W. George; Williams, Peter J.; Stratford, Charlie J.; Robins, Nick S.. 2014 Understanding the hydrochemical evolution of a coastal dune system in SW England using a multiple tracer technique. Applied Geochemistry, 45. 94-104. 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2013.12.014

Robins, Nick; Davies, Jeff; Farr, John. 2013 Groundwater renewable resources versus demand: 'good news' or 'bad news'for rural communities? Waterlines, 32 (3). 243-253. 10.3362/1756-3488.2013.025

Robins, N.S.; Pye, K.; Wallace, H.. 2013 Dynamic coastal dune spit: the impact of morphological change on dune slacks at Whiteford Burrows, South Wales, UK. Journal of Coastal Conservation, 17 (3). 473-482. 10.1007/s11852-013-0245-4

Robins, N.S.. 2013 A review of small island hydrogeology: progress (and setbacks) during the recent past. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 46 (2). 157-165. 10.1144/qjegh2012-063

Robins, Nick; Davies, Jeffrey; Farr, John. 2013 Groundwater supply and demand from southern Africa's crystalline basement aquifer: evidence from Malawi. Hydrogeology Journal, 21 (4). 905-917. 10.1007/s10040-013-0956-5

Robins, N.S.; Jones, M.L.M.. 2013 Ecohydrological ‘indicators of alteration' : a robust measure of change in dune slacks. Ecohydrology, 6 (2). 256-263. 10.1002/eco.1264

Davies, Jeff; Robins, Nick S.; Farr, John; Sorensen, James; Beetlestone, Philip; Cobbing, Jude E.. 2013 Identifying transboundary aquifers in need of international resource management in the Southern African Development Community region. Hydrogeology Journal, 21 (2). 321-330. 10.1007/s10040-012-0903-x

Stratford, C.J.; Robins, N.S.; Clarke, D.; Jones, L.; Weaver, G.. 2013 An ecohydrological review of dune slacks on the west coast of England and Wales. Ecohydrology, 6 (1). 162-171. 10.1002/eco.1355

Robins, N.S.; Finch, J.W.. 2012 Groundwater flood or groundwater-induced flood? Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 45 (1). 119-121. 10.1144/​1470-9236/​10-040

Robins, N.S.; McConvey, P.J.; McLorinan, D.. 2011 Groundwater flow in the Antrim Lava Group and Ulster White Limestone Formation, Northern Ireland. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 44 (1). 63-73. 10.1144/1470-9236/08-059

Griffiths, K.J,; MacDonald, A.M.; Robins, N.S.; Merritt, J.; Booth, S.J.; Johnson, D.; McConvey, P.J.. 2011 Improving the characterization of Quaternary deposits for groundwater vulnerability assessments using maps of recharge and attenuation potential. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 44 (1). 49-61. 10.1144/1470-9236/09-009

Royse, Katherine R.; Kessler, Holger; Robins, Nicholas S.; Hughes, Andrew G.; Mathers, Stephen J.. 2010 The use of 3D geological models in the development of the conceptual groundwater model. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften, 161 (2). 237-249. 10.1127/1860-1804/2010/0161-0237

Calow, Roger; MacDonald, Alan; Nicol, A.L.; Robins, Nick. 2010 Ground water security and drought in Africa : linking availability, access and demand. Ground water, 48 (2). 246-256. 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2009.00558.x

Rose, E.P.F.; Clatworthy, J.C.; Robins, N.S.. 2010 Water supply maps for North-West Europe developed by British military geologists during World War II : innovative mapping for mobile warfare. Cartographic Journal, 47 (1). 55-91. 10.1179/000870409X442589

Robins, N.S.; Rose, E.P.F.. 2009 Military uses of groundwater : a driver of innovation. Hydrogeology Journal, 17 (5). 1275-1287. 10.1007/s10040-008-0428-5

Hughes, A.G.; Mansour, M.M.; Robins, N.S.. 2008 Evaluation of distributed recharge in an upland semi-arid karst system : the West Bank Mountain Aquifer, Middle East. Hydrogeology Journal, 16 (5). 845-854. 10.1007/s10040-008-0273-6

Robins, Nicholas; Davies, Jeffrey; Dumpleton, Stephen. 2008 Groundwater flow in the South Wales coalfield : historical data informing 3D modelling. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 41 (4). 477-486. 10.1144/1470-9236/07-055

Robins, Nicholas; Chilton, John; Cobbing, J.E.. 2007 Adapting existing experience with aquifer vulnerability and groundwater protection for Africa. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 47 (1). 30-38. 10.1016/j.jafrearsci.2006.10.003

MacDonald, Alan; Robins, Nicholas. 2007 Water for life. Earthwise, 25. 8-9.

Robins, Nicholas; Rose, E.P.F.; Clatworthy, J.C.. 2007 Water supply maps for northern France created by British military geologists during world War II : precursors of modern groundwater development potential maps. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 40 (1). 47-65. 10.1144/1470-9236/06-022

Robins, N.S.; Davies, J.; Farr, J.L.; Calow, R.C.. 2006 The changing role of hydrogeology in semi-arid southern and eastern Africa. Hydrogeology Journal, 14 (8). 1483-1492. 10.1007/s10040-006-0056-x

Robins, N.S.; Rutter, H.K.; Dumpleton, S.; Peach, D.W.. 2005 The role of 3D visualisation as an analytical tool preparatory to numerical modelling. Journal of Hydrology, 301 (1-4). 287-295. 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2004.05.004

Robins, N.S.; McKenzie, A.A.. 2005 Groundwater occurrence and the distribution of wells and springs in Precambrian and Palaeozoic rocks,NW Anglesey. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 38 (1). 83-88. 10.1144/1470-9236/04-064

Robins, N.S.; Davies, J.; Cheney, C.; Tribe, E.L.. 2005 Groundwater in a water-rich environment : Wales, a land of plenty. Water and Environment Journal, 19 (1). 62-67. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.2005.tb00550.x

Robins, N.S.; Rose, E.P.F.. 2005 Hydrogeological investigation in the Channel Islands : the important role of German military geologists during World War II. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 38 (4). 351-362. 10.1144/​1470-9236/​05-016

Jackson, C.R.; Hughes, A.G.; O Dochartaigh, B.E.; Robins, N.S.; Peach, D.W.. 2005 Numerical testing of conceptual models of groundwater flow: a case study using the Dumfries Basin aquifer. Scottish Journal of Geology, 41 (1). 51-60. 10.1144/sjg41010051

Robins, Nick. 2005 A new map for the West Bank. Earthwise, 22. 12-13.

MacDonald, A.M.; Robins, N.S.; Ball, D.F.; O Dochartaigh, B.E.. 2005 An overview of groundwater in Scotland. Scottish Journal of Geology, 41 (1). 3-11. 10.1144/sjg41010003

Robins, N.S.; Dance, L.T.. 2003 A new conceptual groundwater-flow system for the central South Downs aquifer. Water and Environment Journal, 17 (2). 111-116. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.2003.tb00443.x

Robins, Nick; Davies, Jeff; Hankin, Philip; Sauer, Dieter. 2003 Groundwater and data : an African experience. Waterlines, 21 (4). 19-21. 10.3362/0262-8104.2003.022

Robins, N.S.; Dumpleton, S.; Packman, M.J.. 2003 3-D visualization as an aid to the hydrogeological conceptualization of the central South Downs. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 36 (1). 51-58. 10.1144/1470-9236/01051

Robins, N.S.. 2002 Groundwater quality in Scotland : major ion chemistry of the key groundwater bodies. Science of the Total Environment, 294 (1-3). 41-56. 10.1016/S0048-9697(02)00051-7

Robins, N S; Lawrence, A R. 2000 Some hydrogeological problems peculiar to various types of small islands. Water and Environment Journal, 14 (5). 341-346. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.2000.tb00271.x

Robins, N.S.. 1999 Groundwater occurrence in the Lower Palaeozoic and Precambrian rocks of the UK : implications for source protection. Water and Environment Journal, 13 (6). 447-453. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.1999.tb01084.x

Wood, S.C.; Younger, P.L.; Robins, N.S.. 1999 Long-term changes in the quality of polluted minewater discharges from abandoned underground coal workings in Scotland. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 32 (1). 69-79. 10.1144/GSL.QJEG.1999.032.P1.05

Robins, N.S.; Jones, H.K.; Ellis, J.. 1999 An aquifer management case study : the Chalk of the English South Downs. Water Resources Management, 13 (3). 205-218. 10.1023/A:1008101727356

Robins, N S; Ball, D F. 1998 Groundwater exploitation and development : some current issues in Scotland. Water and Environment Journal, 12 (6). 440-444. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.1998.tb00213.x

Edmunds, W.M.; Robins, N.S.; Shand, P.. 1998 The saline waters of Llandrindod and Builth, Central Wales. Journal of the Geological Society, 155 (4). 627-637. 10.1144/gsjgs.155.4.0627

Robins, N.S.. 1998 The quality of shallow groundwaters in Northern Ireland. Water and Environment Journal, 12 (3). 163-169. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.1998.tb00167.x

Robins, N.S.. 1997 The role of groundwater as a strategic and economic asset in Northern Ireland. Water and Environment Journal, 11 (4). 246-250. 10.1111/j.1747-6593.1997.tb00124.x

Calow, R.C.; Robins, N.S.; MacDonald, A.M.; Macdonald, D.M.J.; Gibbs, B.R.; Orpen, W.R.; Mtembezeka, P.; Andrews, A.J.; Appiah, S.O.. 1997 Groundwater management in drought-prone areas of Africa. International Journal of Water Resources Development, 13 (2). 241-262. 10.1080/07900629749863

Robins, N.S.. 1995 Groundwater in Scotland and Northern Ireland : similarities and differences. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 28 (2). 163-169. 10.1144/GSL.QJEGH.1995.028.P2.07

Publication - Book Section

Davies, J.; Farr, J.L.; Robins, N.S.. 2013 Is the Precambrian basement aquifer in Malawi up to the job? In: Cobbing, Jude; Adams, Shafick; Dennis, Ingrid; Riemann, Kornelius, (eds.) Assessing and managing groundwater in different environments. CRC Press, 241-250. (IAH - Selected Papers on Hydrogeology, 19).

Robins, N.S.; Smedley, P.L.. 2013 Groundwater: medicine by the glassful? In: Duffin, C.J.; Moody, R.T.J.; Gardner-Thorpe, C., (eds.) A history of geology and medicine. London, UK, Geological Society of London, 261-267. (Geological Society Special Publications, 375).

Robins, N.S.; Rose, E.P.F.; Cheney, C.S.. 2012 Basement hydrogeology and fortification of the Channel Islands : legacies of British and German military engineering. In: Rose, E.P.F.; Mather, J.D., (eds.) Military aspects of hydrogeology. London, UK, Geological Society of London, 203-222. (Geological Society of London Special Publication, 362).

Robins, N.S.. 2012 Island hydrogeology : highlights from early experience in the West Indies and Bermuda. In: Howden, N.; Mather, J.D., (eds.) History of hydrogeology. International Association of Hydrological Sciences, 29-40. (IAH International Contributions to Hydrogeology, 28).

Mansour, M.M.; Peach, D.W.; Hughes, A.G.; Robins, N.S.. 2012 Tension over equitable allocation of water : estimating renewable groundwater resources beneath the West Bank and Israel. In: Rose, E.P.F.; Mather, J.D., (eds.) Military aspects of hydrogeology. London, UK, Geological Society of London, 355-361. (Geological Society Special Publication, 362).

Mansour, M.M.; Hughes, A.G.; Robins, N.S.; Ball, D.; Okoronkwo, C.. 2012 The role of numerical modelling in understanding groundwater flow in Scottish alluvial aquifers. In: Shepley, M.G., (ed.) Groundwater resources modelling : a case study from the UK. London, UK, Geological Society of London, 85-98. (Geological Society Special Publications, 364, 364).

Xu, Yongxin; Hobbs, Phil; Bradbury, Ken; Robins, Nick; Kanyerere, Thokozani; Braune, Eberhard; Nel, Jaco. 2009 Best practice for groundwater quality protection. In: Xu, Yongxin; Braune, Eberhard, (eds.) Sustainable groundwater resources in Africa : water supply and sanitation environment. Boca Raton, CRC Press, 49-85.

Robins, N.S.. 2009 Regional hydrogeological assessment of Wales. In: Bassett, M.G.; Boulton, H.; Nicol, D., (eds.) Urban geology in Wales. 3. Cardiff, Wales, National Museum of Wales, 141-150.

Robins, N.S.. 2009 A low tech approach to evaluating vulnerability to pollution of basement aquifers in sub-Saharan aquifer. In: Xu, Yongxin; Braune, Eberhard, (eds.) Sustainable groundwater resources in Africa : water supply and sanitation environment. Boca Raton, CRC Press, 133-140.

Betson, M.; Robins, Nicholas. 2007 Using specific capacity to assign vulnerability to diffuse pollution in fractured aquifers in Scotland. In: Krasny, J.; Sharp, J.M., (eds.) Groundwater in fractured rocks : selected papers from the Groundwater in Fractured rocks International Conference, Prague, 2003. London, Taylor and Francis. (Selected Papers on Hydrogeology, 33, 9).

Stratford, Charles J; Ratcliffe, John; Hughes, Andrew; Roberts, John; Robins, Nicholas. 2007 Complex interaction between shallow groundwater and changing woodland, surface water, grazing and other influences in partly wooded duneland in Anglesey, Wales. In: Proceedings CDXXXV Congress International Association of Hydrogeologists : Groundwater and Ecosystems. International Association of Hydrogeologists, 1-10.

Robins, Nicholas; MacDonald, Alan; Allen, David. 2007 The vulnerability paradox for hard fractured lower palaeozoic and precambrian rocks. In: Witkowski, A.J.; Kowalczyk, A.; Vrba, J., (eds.) Selected papers from the Groundwater Vulnerability Assessment and Mapping International Conference, Ustron, Poland, 2004. London, Taylor & Francis, 13-19.

Akhurst, M; Ball, D; Brady, L; Buckley, D.K.; Burns, J; Darling, W; MacDonald, A; McMillan, A; O Dochartaigh, B; Peach, D; Robins, N; Wealthall, G. 2006 Towards understanding the Dumfries Basin aquifer, SW Scotland. In: Fluid flow and solute movement in sandstones: the onshore UK Permo-Triassic red bed sequence. Bath, Geological Society of London, 187-198. (Geological Society of London Special Publication, 263).

MacDonald, A.M.; Ball, D.F.; McCann, D.M.. 2000 Groundwater exploration in rural Scotland using geophysical techniques. In: Robins, N.S.; Misstear, B.D.R., (eds.) Groundwater in the Celtic regions : Studies in hard rock and Quaternary hydrogeology. Geological Society of London, 205-217. (Geological Society Special Publications, 182).

Adams, B.; MacDonald, A.M.. 1998 Aquifer susceptibility to side-effects of groundwater exploitation. In: Robins, N.S., (ed.) Groundwater pollution, aquifer recharge and vulnerability. Geological Society of London, 71-76. (Geological Society Special Publications, 130).

MacDonald, A.M.; Brewerton, L.J.; Allen, D.J.. 1998 Evidence for rapid groundwater flow and karst-type behaviour in the Chalk of southern England. In: Robins, N.S., (ed.) Groundwater pollution, aquifer recharge and vulnerability. Geological Society of London, 95-106. (Geological Society Special Publications, 130).

Chilton, John; Stuart, Marianne; Escolero, O.; Marks, R.J.; Gonzalez, A.; Milne, Chris. 1998 Groundwater recharge and pollutant transport beneath wastewater irrigation : the case of Leon, Mexico. In: Robins, Nicholas, (ed.) Groundwater pollution, aquifer recharge and vulnerability. London, UK, Geological Society, 153-168. (Geological Society Special Publication, 130).

Lewis, Melinda; Stuart, Marianne; Robins, Nicholas; Davey, Ian R. 1997 The role and limitations of groundwater vulnerability maps in evaluating groundwater pollution hazard beneath contaminated land. In: Chilton, John, (ed.) Groundwater in the Urban Environment. Rotterdam, Balkema, 617-620, 4pp.

Publication - Conference Item

Robins, N.S.. 2013 The thermal springs of Swaziland: a review. In: Groundwater A New Paradigm: Geological Society of South Africa Biennial Conference, Durban, South Africa, 17-19 Sept 2013. Geological Society of South Africa.

Robins, Nicholas; Cobbing, Jude E.; Davies, Jeffrey. 2009 'Grey data' : groundwater knowledge sharing in SADC. In: Geological Society of South Africa Biennial Groundwater Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 16-18 Nov 2009.

Robins, N.S.. 2005 Fracture flow and preferential groundwater flow paths in hard rocks : illustrations from Precambrian and lower Palaeozoic strata in Wales. In: Groundwater in Ireland : 25th Anniversary Conference of the IAH (Irish Group), Co. Offaly, Ireland, 19-20 April 2005. (Unpublished)

Farr, J.L.; Gumiremhete, R.; Davies, J.; Robins, N.S.. 2005 Groundwater dependence and drought within the southern African development community. In: Biennial Groundwater Conference 2005, 7-9 March 2005. 97-105. (Unpublished)

Publication - Report

Allen, D.; Darling, W.G.; Jones, M.L.M.; Mountford, O.; Robins, N.; Stratford, C.J.; Wallace, H.. 2012 Ecohydrological conditions at Braunton Burrows : activities to date including work supported by BGS Opportunity Funds FY 2011/2012. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 22pp. (OR/12/041) (Unpublished)

Mathers, S.J.; Kessler, H.; Macdonald, D.M.J.; Hughes, A.; Jackson, C.; Robins, N.S.. 2012 The use of geological and hydrogeological models in environmental studies. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 93pp. (IR/10/022) (Unpublished)

Davies, J.; Cobbing, J.; Robins, N.S.; Talbot, J.C.. 2011 The SADC Groundwater Data and Information Archive, Knowledge Sharing and Co-operation Project. Final report. British Geological Survey, 21pp. (OR/11/010) (Unpublished)

Powell, J.H.; Waters, C.N.; Millward, D.; Robins, N.S.. 2010 Managing radioactive waste safely : initial geological unsuitability screening of West Cumbria. British Geological Survey, 70pp. (CR/10/072N) (Unpublished)

Davy, A.J.; Hiscock, K.M.; Jones, M.L.M.; Low, R.; Robins, N.S.; Stratford, C.. 2010 Protecting the plant communities and rare species of dune wetland systems : ecohydrological guidelines for wet dune habitats. Phase 2. Bristol, UK, Environment Agency, 113pp. (UNSPECIFIED) (Unpublished)

British Geological Survey. 2006 The Dumfries Basin aquifer. Keyworth, Nottingham, British Geological Survey, 58pp. (RR/06/002)

Mansour, M.M.; Davies, J.; Hughes, A.G.; Robins, N.S.. 2006 The Vowchurch gravel aquifer pipeline crossing : hydrogeological evaluation of impact. British Geological Survey, 44pp. (CR/06/186N) (Unpublished)

MacDonald, A.M.; Griffiths, K.J.; Booth, S.J.; Robins, N.S.. 2006 An approach to hydrogeological assessment of Quaternary deposits in the UK. Part 1, background. Part 2, methodology and testing. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 121pp. (CR/06/255N) (Unpublished)

Calow, R.C.; MacDonald, A.M.; Nicol, A.L.; Robins, N.S.; Kebede, S.. 2006 The struggle for water: drought, water security and rural livelihoods. British Geological Survey, 52pp. (CR/02/226N) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.. 2005 Biosolids recycling : a proposed methodology for the assessment of the impact on groundwater. British Geological Survey, 22pp. (CR/05/123N) (Unpublished)

Farr, J.L.; Gumiremhete, R.; Davies, J.; Robins, N.S.. 2005 Southern African development community regional situation analysis. British Geological Survey, 132pp. (CR/05/093N) (Unpublished)

Evans, D.J.; Hough, E; Crofts, RR.G.; Terrington, R.L.; Williams, G.A.; Garcia-Bajo, M; Musson, R.M.W.; Royles, C.P.; Robson, C; Robins, N.S.; Feigl, A. 2005 The geology of the Preesall Saltfield area:. British Geological Survey, 89pp. (CR/05/183N)

Davies, J.; Cobbing, J.; Robins, N.S.; Kululanga, G.K.; Mandowa, W.; Hankin, P.. 2002 Development of a curriculum and training of supervision teams in borehole construction in Malawi. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 33pp. (CR/02/219N) (Unpublished)

MacDonald, A.M.; Calow , R.C.; Nicol, A.L.; Hope, B.; Robins, N.S.. 2001 Ethiopia : water security and drought. British Geological Survey. (WC/01/002) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.; Chilton, P.J.; Bird, M.J.. 2001 The state of Jersey groundwater 2000 and some topical issues. British Geological Survey, 15pp. (IR/01/026) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.; Griffiths, K.J.; Merrin, P.D.; Darling, W.G.. 2000 Reconnaissance hydrogeological survey of Guernsey. British Geological Survey, 37pp. (WD/00/007) (Unpublished)

Bird, M.J.; Robins, N.S.. 2000 The state of the groundwater resources of Jersey during 1999. British Geological Survey, 14pp. (WD/00/003) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.. 2000 The water resources of Jersey : an overview. British Geological Survey, 37pp. (WD/00/028) (Unpublished)

Jones, H.K.; Robins, N.S., eds. 1999 The Chalk aquifer of the South Downs. British Geological Survey, 124pp. (SD/99/001)

Robins, Nicholas; Smedley, Pauline. 1998 The Jersey groundwater study. British Geological Survey, 48pp. (RR/98/005)

Robins, N.S.. 1998 The sustainability of partially cased boreholes with particular regard to Malawi. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 42pp. (WD/98/009) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.; Calow, R.C.; MacDonald, A.M.; Macdonald, D.M.J.; Gibbs, B.R.; Orpen, W.R.G.; Mtembezeka, P.; Andrews, A.J.; Appiah, S.O.; Banda, K.. 1997 Final report: groundwater management in drought-prone areas of Africa. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 33pp. (WC/97/057) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.. 1996 Malawi Community Schools Project review and recommendations on the most appropriate and cost-effective means of providing safe water points. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 52pp. (WD/96/036) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.; Adams, B.; MacDonald, A.M.; Calow, R.C.; Shearer, T.R.. 1995 Unconsolidated sedimentary aquifers review no 6 - groundwater management in unconsolidated sedimentary aquifers. Nottingham, UK, British Geological Survey, 110pp. (WC/95/067) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.; Bath, A.H.. 1979 Assessment of the thermal springs of Swaziland. Institute of Geological Sciences, 31pp. (WD/OS/79/016) (Unpublished)

Robins, N.S.. 1978 Hydrogeology and groundwater development in Swaziland. Institute of Geological Sciences. (WD/OS/78/036) (Unpublished)

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