Part 1 Hydrometeorological extremes: Bayesian analysis of a simultaneous change in both the mean and the variance, L. Perreault, E. Parent, B. Bobee; on the distribution of the maximum of a random sample, V.F. Pisarenko; stochastic model of the runoff fluctuations for rivers with a flood flow regime, A.V. Khristoforov, G.V. Kruglova, T.V. Samborski. Part 2 Stochastic models of long-term and seasonal variation in water balance: a study of the synchronicity of annual runoff fluctuations, V.M. Evstigneev, T.A. Akimenko; stochastic models with periodic-correlation of seasonal river runoff variations, M.V. Bolgov; identification of regional stochastic models from short time-series, M.I. Fortus, M.V. Bolgov; a method for simulation of periodic hydrological time series using wavelet transform, G. Feng; the Caspian Sea as a stochastic reservoir, A.V. Frolov; geophysical time series and climatic change - a sceptic's view, V. Klemes; on the development of the stochastic approach in hydrology, D.Ya. Ratkovich; stochastic models of the long-term river runoff fluctuations with application water in construction and management, A.V. Rozhdestvensky. Part 3 River and sediment dynamics: statistical model of river-bed stream - parameters of turbulence, energy characteristics, V.K. Debolksy, E.N. Dolgopolova. Part 4 Water resource system management: management of water resources systems under non-stationary conditions, I.L. Khranovich, A.L. Velikanov; interactive river-aquifer simulation and stochastic analyses for predicting and evaluating the ecologic impacts of alternative land and water management policies, D.P. Loucks; a decision-making support system for selecting water protection and reservoir control measures, V.G. Priazhinskaya, L.K. Levit-Gourevich, D.M. Yaroshevskii; control of regimes of water resource systems with stochastic indeterminacy of the hydrometeorological data, A.M. Reznikovsky, M.I. Rubinshtein. Part 5 Risk assessment: risk mapping of groundwater contamination, W.K. Wong, I. Krasovskaia, L. Gottschalk, A. Bardossy; economic risk of flooding - a case study for the Glomma River, Norway, L. Gottschalk, I. Krasovskaia, N.R. Saelthun.