Water Management

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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
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.
Incessant rains in Terai region of Bihar and Nepal causes floods in North Bihar as many rivers rise above the danger mark.
Swati Bansal posted 3 months 1 week ago
To ensure year-round availability of drinking water for the Baigas, an initiative bring back springs to life in the region through community participation.
Swati Bansal posted 3 months 2 weeks ago
This year, along with working at the grass root level to deal with floods, the Bihar government is also focussing on the full use of state-of-the-art technologies.
Swati Bansal posted 3 months 2 weeks ago
News this week
Swati Bansal posted 3 months 2 weeks ago
As fear of flood looms over Bihar, the state government has launched the campaign #HelloWRD for people to reach out to them if they observe any embankment breach or crack in their area.
Swati Bansal posted 3 months 2 weeks ago
Gram Vikas stepped up to ensure access to adequate food and to strengthen dignified income-earning opportunities for the most vulnerable households.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 months 2 weeks ago
Reimagining a blue future by bridging the ever increasing capacity gap in the sector.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 months 3 weeks ago
Alternatives have to be re-adapted to the understanding of droughts in the wake of climate change.
Amita Bhaduri posted 3 months 3 weeks ago