Water Resources

Challenges our water resources face
In the Sindh Water Sector Improvement Project, it was proposed that one of the possible remedies for deforestation was to use drainage water in a conjunctive or cyclic way with available sweet water for reforestation. International consultants for this ... [...]
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Water-resource security a key mission this year
Head of the ministry's Department of Water Resources Management Hoang Van Bay said that a lack of capital was blamed for delays in several projects, such as observing fluctuations of water resources or making plans to provide water nationwide due to ... [...]
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Today's Sierra Snowpack Survey 'Pretty Grim'
ECHO SUMMIT, Calif. (CBS/AP) – The California Department of Water Resources says it carried out the winter's third survey of the Sierra Nevada's snowpack and things looked “pretty grim”. Today's measurement shows the water content of the snow in the ... [...]
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Column: House speaker responds to Times editorial on water resources bill
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has publicly described Florida's water quality system as one of the most sophisticated and comprehensive water resource protection and restoration programs in the nation. The House water policy bill (HB 7003) ... [...]
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Manual snow surveys foretell weather impact on water resources
This week's snow storm could mean more than a temporary boost to the mountain economy as water watchers around the state anxiously await the season's third, manual snow survey. That survey is expected to be completed by the California Department of ... [...]
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AP irrigation dept is now 'Water Resources Department'
Andhra Pradesh Government has renamed the Irrigation & Command Area Development Department as 'Water Resources Department'. According to a Government Order issued here on Tuesday, the newly created 'Water Resources Department' shall also ... [...]
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Addressing Climate Change Threats to Zimbabwe's Water Resources
Zimbabwe faces a wide range of water challenges that can be exacerbated by climate change, from supply shortages to falling groundwater levels. The World Bank Group is working with the government to address climate threats and their implications for ... [...]
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Water Resources Ministry plans online clearance of requests
NEW DELHI: In order to bring in transparency, the Water Resources Ministry has decided to undertake digitisation of clearances from the Central Ground Water Board and applications or requests received from the states. Under the new plan, the Ministry ... [...]
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