DESCRIPTION OF COURSES
WST 500 WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT – I (3L+0P) II
To prepare the students with the rationale utilization of land & water resources for optimum production with minimum land and water resources
Hydrologic Cycle, hydrologic process, Analysis of rainfall data, runoff estimation.
Rain Water Harvesting and Its Management, Development of Surface Water Resource, Basic equations of ground flow, Ground Water Recharge, assessment of ground water recharge, Development of ground water resources
Physical, chemical and biological properties of water, water quality standards for different purposes, Sources of pollution of surface and ground water resources.
India’s water resources and their development, impact of climate change on water resources, water resources data. Water needs for future in different sectors.