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Sahel water data network and water resources management project

United States. Agency for International Development.

Sahel water data network and water resources management project

final report, PASA no. AFR cc/shl-907-16-75 between The Agency for International Development and the Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

by United States. Agency for International Development.

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Published by The Agency in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water resources development -- Sahel,
  • Water-supply -- Sahel

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSahel, documents and dissertations -- AS 283.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC519.S35 U545 1975
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination202 p. in various pagings
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17501304M
    LC Control Number87754818
    OCLC/WorldCa6865126

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    Fresh water is a scarce resource in the West-African Sahel region, seasonally influenced by droughts and floods. Particularly in terms of climate change, the importance of wetlands increases for flora, fauna, human population, agriculture, livestock and fishery. Hence, access to open water is a key factor. Long-term monitoring of water dynamics is of great importance, especially with regard to Cited by: 1. Vulnerable populations in the Sahel region are faced with a number of challenges related to difficult access to water resources. A workshop involving environmental experts, technicians and professionals from the water sector is being held in Bamako, Mali, from September 1 to 9,

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technical cooperation project to promote the integrated management and development of shared groundwater resources in the Sahel region. The project supports the use of isotope techniques in hydrological studies to map underground water, and to identify and understand the root causes of the main threats to the five transboundary aquifers.

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project are development of fisheries and livestock and rise in the ground water levels in that area. The increase in plantation of palm trees on the slopes also added to. While the Sahel is characterized by low and erratic annual precipitation, with irregular short rainy seasons, its renewable water resources put regional supplies above the standard water scarcity limit of 1, m3/yr per capita.

Indeed, with the notable exception of Burkina Faso, there is no aggregate physical water scarcity in the Sahel. Challenges in Water Resources Management Vulnerability, Risk and Water Resources Preservation this book and will continue to invest resources on the analysis and policy of sustainable development in the coming years.

I am very grateful to all authors and contributors for Water Goals () project assist young scholars and File Size: 3MB. A HANDBOOK FOR INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT IN BASINS 2 | The Global Water Partnership(GWP) is an international network whose vision is for a water-secure world.

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UNICEF Programme Division is pleased to present the Water Handbook - part of the guidelines series on water, environment and sanitation. The Water Handbook is the result of wide collaboration within UNICEF, and provides a broad overview of state-of-the-art programming for water management, protection and supply.

We have a long history of data collection, monitoring, and reporting. With the passage of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), there is an increased need for local and state agencies and the public to easily access water data in order to make informed management decisions.

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Water in the Sahel - Meeting presentations. Water in the Sahel Search. First Coordination Meeting of the Sahel Project, MayVienna, Austria - Chad Basin. Cameroon - First Coordination and Governance Meeting of the Sahel project. Scientific resources. NUCLEUS; International Nuclear Information System (INIS) Power Reactor.

Water management in roadworks design in the Sahel (English) Abstract. As part of the Sahelian Operation Review, the survey analyzes water management schemes in road-works in Burkina Faso, northern Togo, Niger, Mali, and Mauritania.

This included water storage works, raised fords, road dikes, bridges with spillway sills. In Junethe IAEA, through its TC programme, launched a regional project to assist the countries of the Sahel to effectively manage their shared water resources.

The project's objective is to ensure adequate water supply in the region, with a view to enhancing the health, socioeconomic development and well-being of the people in general.

Abstract. Water is a scarce, but essential resource in the Sahel. Rainfed ephemeral ponds and lakes that dot the landscape are necessary to the livelihoods of smallholder farmers and pastoralists who rely on these resources to irrigate crops and hydrate : Kelsey Herndon, Rebekke Muench, Emil Cherrington, Robert Griffin.

Copyright |; Disclaimer |; Privacy |; Accessibility Last modified. Water management starts with gathering accurate information of water availability, and then planning how to maximise its use. St John Day, Water Resource Manager for Oxfam in Niger explains: "We're getting the community to install simple groundwater loggers so they can measure and monitor how much water is available season-to-season underground.

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Previously published in by UNESCO and Deltares (Delft Hydraulics at the time). Most of the predominant tree species in Sahel (e.g., Acacia albida and Acacia tortilis) are characterised by deep tap-roots being able to reach the water table (located to m below surface in the sub-humid region south of the Sahel and 40 m below surface in the Sahel) during the dry season (Do et al.,Dupuy and Dreyfus, ).

In Cited by:. water in the sahel: between conflict, drought and skyrocketing demography Published on Wednesday 26 April Between conflict, extremism, climate change and poverty, the million Sahelians are facing immense challenges on the issue of access to water.The basis of integrated water resources management (IWRM) was developed in some countries of Europe and other continents at the beginning of the th century in the process of establishing the frameworks for water resources management, in the first place in the form of Spanish Drainage Basin Authorities known as.

Water resources planning and management activities are usually motivated, as they were in each of the previous section’s case examples, by the realization that there are problems to solve and/or opportunities to obtain increased benefits by changing the management and use of water and related land by: 2.