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More data please...The changing landscape of open water data
Data related to the water sector although available online was very scattered and inaccessible and did not reveal much on its own when India Water Portal (IWP), Arghyam started the data project with the aim of providing better ways of accessing and representing data related to the water sector. The process led to some interesting learnings, revelations and very positive outcomes.
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Urban water supply maps
Cleaning, analysis and contextualizing the available data
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Mapping Bangalore's water supply
The construction of a visual map of water supply to Bangalore city from available data sets on water quality and water related infrastructure by NEERI as a part of the data project started by India Water Portal, Arghyam was a challenging task. The visualisation process
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Mapping Mumbai's water supply
The construction of a visual map of water supply to Mumbai city from available data sets on water quality and water related infrastructure by NEERI as a part of the data project started by India Water Portal, Arghyam was a challenging task. The visualisation process
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Chennai's water quality mapped
Objective To  visualize the water quality of Chennai over its existing water supply infrastructure map. Roadblocks
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Playing with Uttarakhand rainfall data
Daily rainfall information at a weather station level is very useful data. It can be used for analysis and planning. A district average can't help people plan or monitor a situation in a real time manner. It is possible to aggregate up for trends but deaggrating is impossible especially for places like Uttarakhand where the climate can change drastically from one area to the other.  
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Changing pattern: Rainfall maps
Rainfall maps for the period of 100 years were created to see the changing patterns and differences over time. Data used MET data was used to generate the maps for every year.
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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Mapping drought for 100 years
The Indian Meteorlogical Department (IMD) defines drought as ‘the consequence of a natural reduction in the amount of precipitation over an extended period of time, usually a season or more in length, often associated with other climatic factors (viz.
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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What do the numbers reveal about aquifers in India?
Groundwater is water that is stored underground in aquifers or rock layers than can absorb water. India gets 85% of all its drinking water from this source.    Rainfall is an essential part of monitoring groundwater as it recharges the aquifer and brings groundwater levels up. Rainfall and well levels are important parameters for data collection.
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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The connection between well-level data and aquifers
Groundwater is water that is stored below the ground in aquifers, or rock layers that can absorb water. India gets 85% of all its drinking water from this source.
NishaT  posted 5 years 8 months ago
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2001 Census Household Tables
Please refer to these public links for access to the census. Get the Household tables for the whole country here.
NishaT  posted 6 years 5 months ago
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2011 Census Household Tables
Please refer to these public links for access to the census.  - Rest of India  - Karnataka
NishaT  posted 6 years 5 months ago
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From unwieldy to understandable – transform the way you view data
IWP has over 200 sets of water data online. Of this, we have converted around 16 to an Excel format and will be adding more in the coming weeks for you to download. Use our Data Finder, a search tool for finding water data online, to search for this information. 
NishaT  posted 6 years 5 months ago
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Water Quality Assessment from the catchment to consumer
Study on Surveillance of Drinking Water Quality in Selected Cities / Towns in India by NEERI
NishaT  posted 7 years 3 months ago
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Water data at your fingertips !
The Data Finder aims to bring together all water data from all over the web and put them in one convenient searchable tool so you can use it for any projects you are working on.
NishaT  posted 8 years 1 month ago
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Water Hackathon : Mobile solutions for water problems

NishaT  posted 8 years 1 month ago