Water


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In APN Science Bulletin

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and power generation. Global climate change will affect the water availability in the basin and...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:

This fact sheet shows flood modeling results for the San Cristobal subwatershed of the Philippines. The flood-affected area is expected to increase by ~47% from 2015-2025 due to...

Author: 
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
May 2019 Topics:

This fact sheet shows flood modeling results for the San Juan subwatershed of the Philippines. The flood-affected area is expected to increase by ~10% from 2015-2025 due to planned...

Author: 
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

Finite freshwater sources are facing huge threats both for quality and quantity from uncertain global changes, namely population growth, rapid urbanization, and climate change....

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Applied Water Science

Achieving water security and availability for all is among the principle agenda of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. To achieve the goal of water security, particularly in...

Author: 
Chitresh
SARASWAT
Ram
AVTAR
Prashant
BHALANI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Water

Rapid changes in land use and land cover pattern have exerted an irreversible change on different natural resources, and water resources in particular, throughout the world....

Author: 
Mrittika
BASU
Chtiresh
SARASWAT
Binay
MISHRA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 16

Various policy approaches show that water quantity and quality
have serious implications for human and ecosystem health, and
that these interactions are driven by...

Author: 
Erica
GADDIS
James
GRELLIER
Anna Maria
GROBICKI
Rowena
HAY
Naho
MIRUMACHI
Gavin
MUDD
Farhad
MUKHTAROV
Walter
RAST
Beatriz
RODRÍGUEZ-LABAJOS
Jaee Sanjay
NIKAM
Patricia Nayna
SCHWERDTLE
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:

The urban and rural regions can be well understood as the dynamic systems embedded and interconnected through their social, economic and environmental settings. These urban-rural...

Conference Proceeding
English
February 2019 Topics:

Urban and rural areas both depend on a shared stock of natural resources. However, their development planning is mostly focused within their established boundaries. This report is...

Author: 
Vibhas
SUKHWANI
Hikaru
TAKASAWA
Atsushi
ISHIBASHI
Rajib
SHAW
Wanglin
YAN
Training Learning
English
February 2019 Topics:

Water energy, food energy form some of the basic elements of economic growth and development. These resources are intrinsically interdependent on both the supply and demand sides....

Author: 
Rajib
SHAW
Yan
WANGLIN
Book Chapter
English
February 2019 Topics:

In recent decades, the increased frequency of disaster events, particularly hydro-meteorological disasters, have threatened human lives and infrastructure. In the context of climate...

Author: 
Binaya Kumar
MISHRA
Chitresh
SARASWAT
Linh Nhat
LUU
Thuc
TRAN
Khiem Van
MAI
Shamik
CHAKRABORTY
Book Chapter
English
January 2019 Topics:

Worldwide, scarce freshwater resources are increasingly being used to satisfy the demands of a rapidly increasing population and a growing global economy. One-third of the world’s...

Author: 
Masago
YOSHIFUMI
Binaya Kumar
MISHRA
Shokhrukh-Mirzo
JALILOV
Mohamed
KEFI
Misato
DILLEY
Kensuke
FUKUSHI
Book
English
January 2019 Topics:

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and cooling of power generation facilities. Changes in the water availability induced by global...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Research Report
English
January 2019 Topics:

Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change...

Working Paper
English
December 2018 Topics:
In Heliyon

The Gomti River in Lucknow City, India, was an important source of water for the
different uses few decades ago. However, because of the rapid global changes,
current...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2018 Topics:

ILBM is an approach for achieving sustainable management of lakes and reservoirs through gradual, continuous and holistic improvement of basin governance, including sustained...

Presentation
English
October 2018 Topics:

The Tonle Sap Lake (TSL) is among the most productive freshwater ecosystems, and one of the most fish- abundant lakes in the world. It is connected with the Mekong...

Author: 
Hul
SEINGHENG
Heng
NALEAK
Naret
HENG
Neth
BAROMEY
Conference Proceeding
English
September 2018 Topics:

Kumamoto is a rare case of fully functional PES for over 13 years;

Willingness between buyers and sellers is one of the basic conditions for establishing PES. However,...

Conference Paper
English
August 2018 Topics:

Payments for ecosystem services (PES) is a market-based mechanism aimed at sustaining the flow of such services. Through a PES scheme, beneficiaries or users of the ecosystem...

Author: 
Tsutomu
ICHIKAWA
Karen G.
VILLHOLTH
Briefing Note
English
August 2018 Topics:

In this chapter we first examined the impacts of changes in the irrigated and rain fed crops yields induced by climate change on the demand for water. We looked at the impacts of...

Author: 
Farzad
TAHERIPOUR
Thomas
HERTEL
Badri Narayanan
GOPALAKRISHNAN
Sebnem
SAHIN
Anil
MARKANDYA
Book Chapter
English
August 2018 Topics:

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