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Flood Mitigation in the Transboundary Chenab River Basin: A Basin-Wise Approach from Flood Forecasting to Management

Sikandar Ali, Muhammad Jehanzeb Masud Cheema, Muhammad Mohsin Waqas, Muhammad Waseem, Megersa Kebede Leta, Muhammad Uzair Qamar, Usman Khalid Awan, Muhammad Bilal, Muhammad Habib ur Rahman
2021 Remote Sensing  
The concept of integrated flood management (IFM) has also been translated into practical implementation for joint Indo-Pak management for flood mitigation in the transboundary Chenab River basin.  ...  In this study, Hydrologic Engineering Centre–Hydrologic Modeling System (HEC-HMS) and HEC–River Analysis System (HEC-RAS) models were used for flood forecasting and inundation modeling of the Chenab River  ...  The study also aims to propose a way forward for flood mitigation in the transboundary Chenab River basin through implementation of IFM.  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs13193916 fatcat:5xbbm3jsffbafj5v4z3342xlh4


2000 The Sciences  
Current projects include Flood Hazards: A Study of Their Types, Causes, Impacts, and Management Policies and Their Implementation; and Dam Break Studies-Impact on the Hydroelectric Energy Development in  ...  She was awarded the Heiwa Nakajima Scholarship to study at the Tokyo University of Foreign Studies in 2002 and received her MA from the Australian National University in 2004.  ...  In an extensive statistical study, Gleditsch et al. examined every transboundary river in every one of the world's international river basins from 1880 to 2001.  ... 
doi:10.1002/j.2326-1951.2000.tb03476.x fatcat:7766waomazfmzjno4p3p5433qu

Stakeholder perspectives on transboundary water cooperation in the Indus River Basin [chapter]

Muhammad Azeem Ali Shah
Water Governance and Collective Action  
We use historical event data from the Pakistan side of the Indus basin to show the key events of cooperation and conflict at regional, national and sub-national scales.  ...  We argue that a contingent approach to study cooperation and conflict at multiple scales and among multiple stakeholders is needed to assess the true nature and degree of cooperation and the ensuing effectiveness  ...  Acknowledgements Financial support for this research comes from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Water Diplomacy IGERT grant (0966093)  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315174938-13 fatcat:bihnqlku6jdddj4lp3znueuszm

Geoinformatic and Hydrologic Analysis using Open Source Data for Floods Management in Pakistan

Muhammad Adnan Shahid, P. Boccardo
Finally, to broaden the study canvas from a river catchment to the whole country scale, MODIS automated water bodies classification approach with MODIS daily surface reflectance products was utilized to  ...  at a river catchment scale, particularly in mountainous topography.  ...  The study demonstrated the potential of HEC-HMS application for disaster management, flood control, and water management in medium-size river basins in tropical countries.  ... 
doi:10.6092/polito/porto/2604981 fatcat:l3immog3jbccreiuvntqdks22i


Neetusingh Tomar
2019 Figshare  
Paul Conclusion: A very wide variety of essential oils from plant system have been reported along with the ability of suppression of various plant and animal pathogenic bacteria and fungi.  ...  utility of this research To meet out the scientific approach for the development of an effective biocide , several essential oils having less cost should be evaluated for inhibitory effect towards several  ...  There will be a spur in drowning and flood cases which will affect the worlds population living in river basins and coastal areas.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7558778.v3 fatcat:qc5jnf3c3zgp3da6lrjs2zmdoq

Strategic environmental assessment for better flood risk planning in Pakistan [article]

Kiran Hameed, Technische Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Berlin, Johann Köppel, Thomas B. Fischer
The study focused on assessing Pakistan's readiness to make use of SEA in planning especially for flood management in Indus River.  ...  In addition, the reference for SEA application in flood management sector has been made from international practices and experience.  ...  Implementation of the Floods Directive (FD) takes place in three compulsory steps in each of the management areas, river basins or national parts of international river basins subject to the Directive  ... 
doi:10.14279/depositonce-5791 fatcat:f6frztqpkraurjoz6yrpz6msdi

Analysis of process mechanisms promoting cooperation in transboundary waters

Glen Spencer Hearns
Practitioners and academics applied the framework to the Columbia, Mekong, Danube, Mahakali Rivers and the West Bank Aquifers through a series of interviews.  ...  The framework proved versatile in describing all scenarios, showed consistency in responses from practitioners and was sufficiently comprehensive to reflect important singularities of basins.  ...  control to Pakistan of the Western Rivers, Indus, Chenab and Jhelum.  ... 
doi:10.14288/1.0071288 fatcat:aau76nejrjfcramlr666jlnyxq

Bridging troubled waters: Water sharing and the challenge of hydro-solidarity in Pakistan

Matthias Paukert
From an ecological perspective, though, floods are a vital element of river basin hydrology.  ...  To draw maximum benefits from such basins would mean to apply a cooperative, or at least coordinated, approach to river use and development.  ...  in Tripura in return for an Indian readiness to negotiate water sharing in the Teesta River Basin.  ... 
doi:10.11588/heidok.00020125 fatcat:5gkjo54hinefhh2asox5xsxkci

ISSRA PAPERS  Docking the Blight of Dengue in Swat

Dr Lubna, Abid Ali, Dr Noman, Omar Acting, Huang Qixuan, Shanthie Mariet, D Souza, Muhammad Ammar, Yasir Khan, Shafei Moiz, Hali
2014 unpublished
Joint approach to watershed management is critical to maintain sustainable flow in the upstream region to control floods and soil erosion.  ...  The telemetry systems should include watershed forecasting and flood warning telemetry systems.  ...  Revolution of Iran in February 1979, and the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan that made Saudi Arabia a critical player in Pakistan and Afghanistan. 12 As is evident from the The results of the Table  ...