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: 310

Table of Content: April 2015; 7(4)

April 2015

Water quality index of fresh water streams feeding Wular Lake, in Kashmir Himalaya, India

The quality of drinking water is of vital concern for human health and life. The present investigation was aimed at assessing the water quality index (WQI) of five fresh water streams feeding Wular lake. Analysis of the data revealed that the WQI values ranged from a minimum of 45.4 to a maximum of 48.9. Among the study sites, Makdhoomyari stream showed higher values of WQI while as lowest was shown by Madhumati....

Author(s): Sayar Yaseen, Ashok K. Pandit and Javaid Ahmad Shah

April 2015

Evaluation of the water quality status of Lake Hawassa by using water quality index, Southern Ethiopia

Lake Hawassa is one of the eight Major Ethiopian Rift Valley Lakes and the smallest among them which is situated in southern regional state; it is a closed basin system and receives water from only perennial Tikurwuha River and runoff from the catchment areas. It is an important source of water for surrounding rural communities for various uses like domestic, irrigation, livestock watering, fishing and recreation....

Author(s): Adimasu Woldesenbet Worako