Droughts and Floods

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December 27, 2019 This compendium by Dr Mihir Kumar Maitra answers all questions that will be of great use to practitioners engaged in both engineering and management aspects of watershed management in the field.
December 26, 2019 Policy matters this week
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December 11, 2019 A study calls for solutions that can benefit farmers and the environment and positively impact India's nutrition indicators.
December 6, 2019 A report by the India Rivers Forum highlights the need to focus further than the main stem of the Ganga river.
Arecanut farmers in Karnataka are reeling from dipping groundwater levels and infrequent water supply for irrigation. In this article, some solutions are proposed.
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Study finds aerosols - suspended fine solid or liquid matter in the atmosphere - are adding to El Nino, which already deters the Indian monsoon.
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Desertification at high altitudes increasing due to melting of glaciers, causing concern and a push to devise preventive adapation strategies.
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A one day event on "The Discourse of Flood and Drought in India - The Question of Life, Livelihood and Ecology."
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News this week
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Policy matters this week
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A study develops a peri-urban and rurban water and sanitation index for Pune.
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Rainfall likely over central, western India; Mumbai & Chennai to receive no rains; light to moderate rainfall in Delhi this week; no extreme weather events expected across India.
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During the monsoon, temple tanks in Chennai fill to the brim with water, helping in groundwater recharge.
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