Groundwater

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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 18, 2019 A study from Gujarat finds that micro-irrigation combined with metered power led to a reduction in uncontrolled groundwater extraction by farmers.
December 13, 2019 A study highlights the need to scale down the export of rice, maize, buffalo meat and other items to conserve groundwater in India.
December 11, 2019 Policy matters this week
December 4, 2019 The 2015­-2018 drought, the longest, but less severe of droughts experienced by India raises alarm on the negative effects of future droughts on water security in the country.
Are we wired to make bad decisions and how can a Decision Support Space (DSSpace) facilitate better decision-making about water systems in India?
Amita Bhaduri posted 1 month ago
While farm ponds have often been depicted as magic wands to deal with water scarcity, experiences in Maharashtra show otherwise.
aartikelkar posted 1 month 1 week ago
PSI addresses the shortage of safe drinking water in remote Uttarakhand villages through a participatory community-based approach to springshed management.
Amita Bhaduri posted 1 month 2 weeks ago
The conference provides a unique opportunity to learn about the latest trends in best practices, innovative technologies and cutting edge research.
Swati Bansal posted 1 month 2 weeks ago
The India UK Water Centre welcomes you to a free, online event to engage with new water research tools and methods that could contribute to your operational practice.
Swati Bansal posted 1 month 3 weeks ago
There is an urgent need to prioritise uninterrupted river flow over unpolluted flow in the Namami Gange programme.
Amita Bhaduri posted 1 month 4 weeks ago
Arghyam is looking for a motivated, passionate and hands on leader to work with actors in the water ecosystem to enable the scale of solutions to solve water crisis in India.
Swati Bansal posted 2 months ago
Policy matters this week
Swati Bansal posted 2 months 2 weeks ago
National Water Mission’s campaign aims at creating rainwater harvesting structures in various parts of India.
Amita Bhaduri posted 2 months 2 weeks ago
The program envisages promoting panchayat led groundwater management and behavioural change with a primary focus on demand-side management.
Amita Bhaduri posted 2 months 2 weeks ago