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Integrated Water Resources Management for Sustainable Irrigation at the Basin Scale

Max Billib, Karin Bardowicks, José Luis Arumí
2009 Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research  
, with main emphasis on Latin America, but including case studies of other semi-arid and arid regions in the world.  ...  The objective of this paper is to review the state of art on integrated water resources management (IWRM) approaches for sustainable irrigation at the basin scale under semi-arid and arid climatic conditions  ...  real world, several case studies on water resources management for sustainable irrigation under semi-arid and arid conditions have been published.  ... 
doi:10.4067/s0718-58392009000500007 fatcat:xfzrbbasfzftjfq5qutxt326gq

Towards Sustainable Integrated Watershed Ecosystem Management: A Case Study in Dingxi on the Loess Plateau, China

Liding Chen, Lei Yang, Wei Wei, Ziting Wang, Baoru Mo, Guojun Cai
2012 Environmental Management  
Here we discussed an approach for sustainable development at the watershed scale by integrating land use suitability, ecosystem services and public participation in the loess hilly area.  ...  Since the PSLU scenario assumes that slope cropland should be converted to pastures or orchards, more time may be available for offfarm work and for more public participation in integrated ecosystem management  ...  Acknowledgments Financial support for this research comes from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (40925003; 41071122) and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (kzcx2-yw-421).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00267-011-9807-0 pmid:22258032 fatcat:6mehdlmednbs3mw6w3jchxzqtm

Development of a tool for managing groundwater resources in semi-arid hard rock regions: application to a rural watershed in South India

B. Dewandel, J. Perrin, S. Ahmed, S. Aulong, Z. Hrkal, P. Lachassagne, M. Samad, S. Massuel
2010 Hydrological Processes  
Development of a tool for managing groundwater resources in semi-arid hard rock regions: application to a rural watershed in South India.  ...  Development of a tool for managing groundwater resources in semi-arid hard rock regions: application to a rural watershed in South India INTRODUCTION Supplying 27 million hectares of farmland in India  ... 
doi:10.1002/hyp.7696 fatcat:ykldzenqxvagbja4okm6jlfhpu

Survey And Analysis Of Village For Watershed Management And Making Maps Using Gps Essential And Q-Gis Softwares

Sathe Gouri Rajaram, Dhale Yogita Balasaheb, Manjarikar Manoj Uttamrao, Urade Vighnesh Anil
2018 Zenodo  
This paper gives the review about the existing solid waste management practices and present scenario of solid waste practices in Indapur city .The unplanned growth of the city has created the problem of  ...  So, there is requirement of proper solid waste management to reduce the effect on of environment and human life  ...  Necessity of watershed management study Water scarcity is one of the major problems that farmers have been facing for long time in arid and semiarid region.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1414096 fatcat:2xy2xtlvnjhbnjledxs7ruminm

Identification of Potential Rainwater-Harvesting Sites for the Sustainable Management of a Semi-Arid Watershed

R. Rejani, K.V. Rao, C.H. Srinivasa Rao, M. Osman, K. Sammi Reddy, Biju George, G.S. Pratyusha Kranthi, G.R. Chary, M.V. Swamy, P.J. Rao
2017 Irrigation and Drainage  
In the present study, the potential locations to construct different water harvesting structures in a semi-arid watershed located at Goparajpalli, in Southern India was derived using GIS in three stages  ...  Then the number of structures and suitable semi-arid rainfed regions have limitations in the runoff potential availability; these locations were further optimized based on the runoff available after the  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors wish to thank VS maps for providing the digitized map, National Remote Sensing Centre for LULC map and Modern Architects for Rural India, NGO for assisting in field investigations  ... 
doi:10.1002/ird.2101 fatcat:2irsa22575htbg7jndi6eodmta

Development of a Multi-Methodological Approach to Support the Management of Water Supply Systems

Wanderbeg C. de Araujo, Karla P. Oliveira-Esquerre, Oz Sahin
2021 Water  
The development of this multi-methodological approach is expected to be useful to support managers in the decision-making and implementation of water management strategies.  ...  Thus, the main objective of this study is to develop a multi-methodological approach, adapting the problem structuring method of strategic options development and analysis (SODA) in the initial stage of  ...  State and and to Carlos Galvão for the information provided.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w13121655 fatcat:66hgc2yibbccdjfxxjhkbksgsm

A Decision Support System for Micro-Watershed Management in India

S. Datta
1995 Journal of the Operational Research Society  
This paper presents an integrated DSS model for a Micro-Watershed Management System (MWMS) for generating alternative water allocation and agricultural production scenarios for a semi-arid region.  ...  It is an integrated decision support model designed for generating alternative water allocation and agricultural production scenarios for semi-arid regions.  ... 
doi:10.1057/jors.1995.85 fatcat:fwllrgotmjcthf32g2kclamtwm

Management Innovation for Integrated River Basin Management [chapter]

Qing Zhou, Xiangzheng Deng, Omaid Najmuddin, Qian Zhang, Chunhong Zhao
2019 Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science  
Then water resource management strategies and innovations from supply and demand side are discussed, especially for the effects of water conservancy project and water price reform in HRB.  ...  Water scarcity and stress have attracted increasing attention, as water has become increasingly regarded as one of the most critical resources in the world's sustainable development.  ...  Water resource management is one of the key panaceas for coordinating social-economic development and eco-environmental construction in arid river basins.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-981-10-6949-9_1 fatcat:utqmj45it5e77dg7morsqsqjza

Water Resources Conservancy and Risk Reduction Under Climatic Instability

Symeon E. Christodoulou
2011 Water resources management  
planning and crisis management, sustainable development, urban water supply systems, water losses, water shortage and water reuse, water pollution, climate change, and IWRM.  ...  resources management policies for sustainable management of aquatic resources is of paramount importance not only to national governments but also to transnational networks.  ...  The work by Kourakos and Mantoglou on the simulation and multi-objective management of coastal aquifers in semi-arid regions investigates the impact of prolonged droughts on coastal aquifers by assuming  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11269-010-9770-1 fatcat:wwix3egkprerdjg7edrdpfonnm

Hypsometrical Approach as a Decision Tool for Rational Management and Planning of Watersheds to Meet Sustainable Development

Moulay Driss Hasnaoui, Driss Ouazar, Naima Aqid, Mohamed Alaoui
2013 Journal of Sustainable Watershed Science and Management  
In our case, we have run a hypsometrical model as an integrated approach to allow optimal solutions for sustainability of watershed planning and management.  ...  For the case study, we used a mean annual interest rate of 7%.  ... 
doi:10.5147/jswsm.v1i3.143 fatcat:mflrdnmgu5celb5hwtusqqtpaa

Scenario analysis for integrated water resources management under future land use change in the Urmia Lake region, Iran

Bagher Shirmohammadi, Arash Malekian, Ali Salajegheh, Bahram Taheri, Hossein Azarnivand, Ziga Malek, Peter H. Verburg
2020 Land Use Policy  
In order to achieve sustainable water resources management land use plays a major role and leads to different land use futures in this type of semi-arid regions. (A. Malekian).  ...  Arid and semi-arid regions are particularly vulnerable to global environmental change because of their fragile climatic conditions.  ...  Introduction The rapid development of land use and climate change are expected to affect aquatic ecosystems in arid and semi-arid regions.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.landusepol.2019.104299 fatcat:vnb35sgmqrhg3outdrkzkarlq4


K. Balasubramani
2020 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
resources patterns through a case study of Andipatti watershed, located in Theni district in the State of Tamil Nadu (India).  ...  The watershed based integrated approach is considered as a more efficient and appropriate approach for resource appraisal and implementation of various sustainable development measures.  ...  The condition of land and water resources and their role in supporting socio-economic development is becoming more and more critical in the arid and semi-arid lands of tropical regions.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-3-w11-9-2020 fatcat:nes5lr5ypbff3nysirkhv2eqhi

Adaptation Strategy to Mitigate the Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions: a Case Study

Ruqayah Mohammed, Miklas Scholz
2017 Water resources management  
This study aims to contribute to the development of a decision support tool to prepare water resources managers and planners for climate change adaptation.  ...  Climate change and drought phenomena impacts have become a growing concern for water resources engineers and policy makers, mainly in arid and semi-arid areas.  ...  Acknowledgements The research has been financed by the Iraqi government via a Ph.D. scholarship for the lead author via Babylon University.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11269-017-1685-7 fatcat:zn3sfas5tzc5fa54evqgdn7hhq


M.A.I. Abdalla, M.K. Abd El- Wahab, M.A. Tawfik, I.M.M. Khater
2021 Plant Archives  
Hydrological models are very useful tools for simulating the effect of natural processes and management practices on soil and water resources.  ...  North Western Coast of Egypt as a semi-arid region suffers from lack of rainfall most of the year except during rainfall events during the winter season which may even culminate with flash floods that  ...  The primary concern of water resource management is the appropriate study and planning, for this reason hydrological models are used to understand the functioning of watersheds (El Harche et al., 2021  ... 
doi:10.51470/plantarchives.2021.v21.no2.026 fatcat:y7y4hlxvq5cbhl6qxlw5a3x6au

Application of Integrated Watershed Management Measures to Minimize the Land Use Change Impacts

Fatemeh Rajaei, Reza Dahmardeh Behrooz, Ebrahim Ahmadisharaf, Saman Galalizadeh, Branislav Dudic, Velibor Spalevic, Rajko Novicevic
2021 Water  
These results can potentially inform regional policy makers in strategic LULC planning and minimizing the impact of nitrate pollution on watersheds.  ...  An informed LULC planning needs to consider the negative impacts of such anthropogenic activities to minimize the impact on water resources.  ...  All the authors read and approved the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w13152039 fatcat:tguh4lztlvbtrapnign6dg4oqe
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