International Journal of
Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Water Res. Environ. Eng.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6613
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJWREE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 332

Table of Content: 21 October; 3(10)

October 2011

Assessment of safe reservoir yield by full optimization model by linear programming method

This study determines a deterministic distribution of future water storage shortages, based on the known existing demands and the historical data. The data used for this study is the historical monthly flow data for 28 years of the Upper Penganga Project- Isapur reservoir in the Godavari river basin in Maharashtra, India. It is major irrigation reservoir with live capacity of 958.43 MCM and for this given capacity the...

Author(s): Kalpeshkumar M. Sharma, Deepak V. Pattewar and Dahe P. D

October 2011

Morphometric analysis of Dwarakeswar watershed, Bankura district, West Bengal, India, using spatial information technology

Spatial information technology that is, remote sensing (RS) coupled with geographical information system (GIS) has come out as an efficient tool in delineating drainage pattern and water resource management and its planning. GIS and Image Processing techniques have been adopted for the identification of morphological features and analyzing their properties in Dwarakeswar River Basin area in Purulia and Bankura districts...

Author(s): S. K. Nag and Anindita Lahiri

October 2011

Integrated rainwater management strategies in the Blue Nile Basin of the Ethiopian highlands

This paper describes one component of the research that International Water Management Institute (IWMI) and partners are undertaking as part of the challenge program on water and food (CPWF) Nile Basin Development Challenge (NBDC). The objective of the NBDC is to increase understanding of how to plan successful rainwater management strategies (RMS) and identify how these can be effectively implemented in the Ethiopian...

Author(s): Birhanu Zemadim, Matthew McCartney, Bharat Sharma and Abeyou Wale