Potential for Water Conservation and Harvesting against Drought in Rajasthan, India.

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Year Published: 2006
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Author: Narain, P. ; Khan, M. A. ; Singh, G.
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This study examines the potential for water harvesting and conservation against drought in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It indicates that despite water resources depletion, the state still has significant potential for harvesting and conserving water if an integrated water resources management approach is adopted, and proper policies and investment actions are implemented using recent technologies.

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Number: 104
Journal: IWMI Working Paper
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drought, water conservation, water harvesting, watermanagement, water policy, water resources, India, Rajasthan, South Asia,Asia, Developing Countries, Commonwealth of Nations, India,precipitation trapping, runoff collection, water resource management,Agricultural Economics (EE110), Policy and Planning (EE120), WaterResources (PP200)

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