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Integrated watershed development in the Himalaya

Sharad Singh Negi

Integrated watershed development in the Himalaya

by Sharad Singh Negi

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Published by Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh in Dehra Dun .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Watershed management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (page 187).

    StatementS.S. Negi
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC502.9 .N+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination187 pages ;
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25169597M
    ISBN 109788121107594
    LC Control Number2010347143

    Principles and Practices of Integrated Watershed Management in India. From Jump to: navigation, search. Back to the publications overview page. Title. Principles and Practices of Integrated Watershed Management in India Subtitle. Author. GIZ Editor or Organisation. GIZ Year. Keywords. watershed management, watershed Author: GIZ. Department of * Integrated Watershed Development Program: Agriculture, GoM It is intended to arrest soil erosion, recharge groundwater and control runoff by treating the watershed from ridge to valley, strengthen and protect drinking water sources, develop waste land, degraded land and highly eroded lands, bring sustainability to agricultural production and generate employment in rural areas.

    Integrated Watershed Management and adaptation to climate change in the Hindu Kush - Himalaya International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) Mats Eriksson. Sanjeev Bhuchar. Isabelle Providoli. Ramesh Vaidya. Outline ¾Introduction to Hindu Kush - Himalaya ¾Climate change in HKH ¾Current and emerging File Size: 2MB. Integrated Wasteland Development Programme, as the name indicates, aims at development of areas classified as wastelands. This programme also adopts a watershed approach. The major activities are afforestation, agro-forestry etc. Various Non-Governmental Organizations are involved in Watershed Development and Rural upliftment programmes. These.

    Sponsored Scheme of “Integrated Watershed Management Program” (IWMP) in the country from XIth plan. The major objective behind the watershed development approach is to enhance and stabilize production through improved technology and efficient use of natural resources for over all development of inhabitants of the watershed. Integrated Watershed and Environmental Management 3 June 2. THE ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATORY CONTEXT There is a formal environmental regulatory framework in Ethiopia within which irrigation schemes must be developed and operate under File Size: KB.


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Integrated watershed development in the Himalaya by Sharad Singh Negi Download PDF EPUB FB2

Integrated Watershed Management Programme (IWMP) is implemented by Department of Land Resources of Ministry of Rural Development. The main objective of IWMP is to restore ecological balance by harnessing, conserving and developing degraded natural resources such as soil, vegetative cover and water.

Guidelines for IWMP are provided. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Integrated watershed management. Nainital: Published for the G.B.

Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development by Gyanodaya Prakashan, © An integrated framework for water resources management.

It has been said that "water is the next oil." A strong global consensus has begun to develop that effective water management must start at the watershed level, and that water management actions must be taken in the context of watersheds, and the human communities in by: " Integrated watershed management: A case study in Sikkim Himalaya (Himavikas publication) by A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.

Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Integrated watershed management is a holistic approach that regards a watershed as a holistic system where social, cultural, economic, and environmental components interact and interweave together, and the principles of sustainable development are used to guide watershed management (Muschett and Campbell ).Cited by: reform related to watershed development at the national and state level, and the design of new watershed programs in India.

Further, the lessons learned in this report can File Size: 2MB. The Mid-Himalayan Watershed Development Project (MHWDP) is aha (, acres) land husbandry initiative in Himachal Pradesh, India that aims by means of green growth and sustainable development to establish a functionally tenable watershed has started to reverse several decades of degradation of the natural resource base including forests, has achieved improved.

Watershed resources management: An integrated framework with studies from Asia and the Pacific (Studies in water policy and management) by William K. Easter, John A.

Dixon, Maynard M. Hufschmidt and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at India - Integrated Watershed Development Project (Hills II) (English) Abstract. The Watershed Development Program is designed to provide positive impacts and improve the general environment of the project area.

However, in absence of proper planning and implementation measures, the project may trigger short & long-term negative environmental Author: Lea Associates South Asia Pvt Ltd.

The concept integrated watershed development program with participatory approach was emphasized since the last 25 years. erosion risk in a watershed of mid-Himalaya in Uttarakhand state, India. basic watershed processes and their interrelated nature, 2.

the principles of long-term watershed management, 3. the elements of successful watershed management frameworks, and 4. the benefits of the watershed management approach. Watershed management approaches are evolving throughout the country and are being used to solve tough Size: 1MB.

Mamlay watershed (area= km ; – m above amsl) is located in one of the most populated zones in south district of Sikkim. It comprises different vegetation zones and cropping patterns.

Watershed development projects in the country has been sponsored and implemented by Government of India from early s onwards. The journey through the evolution of watershed approach evolved in India is shown in Figure-1 (Wani et al.

and ). Various watershed development programs like Drought Prone Area Program. UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS HUMAN SETTLEMENT DEVELOPMENT - Vol. II - Integrated Watershed Management: Basic Concepts and Issues - Gopal B. Thapa ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) 1.

Watershed Approach to Conservation and Development A repeatedly raised question by policymakers and planners is why should a watershedFile Size: KB. The regeneration of headwaters calls for a practical approach through integrated environmental management. This book discusses various issues concerning headwater regions of the world under wide-ranging themes: climate change impacts, vegetal cover, sub-surface hydrology, catchment and streamflow hydrology, pollution, water quality and.

Sustainable Water Use and Management Sustainable Tourism Development Integrated Watershed Development Wildlife Management Natural Disasters and their Management Sustainable Land Development Bibliography Index The Himalayan region is very sensitive ecologically, and the development is taking place at a very fast rate.

participation in the watershed for site selection, implementation and assessment of activities, various committees/groups were formed. It was Figure 4. Farmer-participatory consortium approach for integrated watershed development.

An Open Access Journal published by ICRISATFile Size: 1MB. The Water Institute has a track record of integrated analysis of water issues directly related to watershed management from the post flood work along the Amite River to our supporting science for the Louisiana Coastal Master Plan.

National Watershed Development Programme. The Department of Land Resources in the Ministry of Rural Development is administering three area-based watershed programmes for development of wastelands/degraded lands namely Drought Prone Areas Programmes (DPAP), Desert Development Programme (DDP) and Integrated Wastelands Development Programme (IWDP) to check the.

For almost half the world’s population, water-related dreams and fears intersect in the Himalayas and on the Tibetan plateau. Other regions have their share of conflicting claims over water issues: Turkey, Syria and Iraq over the headwaters of the Tigris; Israel and its neighbours around the Jordan basin; the us and Mexico over the Colorado River; the riparian states of the Paraguay, the Author: Kenneth Pomeranz.

An integrated framework for water resources management. It has been said that "water is the next oil." A strong global consensus has begun to develop that effective water management must start at the watershed level, and that water management actions must be taken in the context of watersheds, and the human communities in them/5(2).ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The Himalaya --Environmental problems and their management --Participatory natural resource management --Forest resources and their sustainable use --Sustainable management of grasslands --Sustainable agriculture development --Sustainable horticulture development --Sustainable livestock .Effective watershed planning and management This book presents a flexible, integrated framework for watershed management that addresses the biophysical, social, and economic issues affecting water resources and their use.

Comprehensive in scope and multidisciplinary in approach, it equips you with the necessary tools and techniques to develop sound watershed management policy and practice-from.