Minimum budget, maximum water: Jalyukta Shivar irrigation projects

Minimum budget, maximum water: Jalyukta Shivar projects to irrigate 25 lakh hectares, cost Rs 10,000 crore in five years.Written by Shubhangi Khapre  Published: The Indian Express, October 11, 2015, India Following the success of the first phase of its ambitious water conservation project, Jalyukta Shivar, the state government expects to…

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Argentina floods affect five million hectares

Argentina floods affect five million hectares Digital Journal: Sinembargo-07/09/2012, Mexico / Buenos Aires, Argentina. About five million hectares of the province  Buenos Aires, Argentina’s largest, are affected by the floods that have caused heavy rains in recent days, officials said. The rain and bad weather caused major delays at domestic…

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The cost of hydric investment for Alicante province

Juan G. R. The cost of hydric investment for Alicante province. Newspaper Information. Alicante , Spain , Pág.18, 9 / 12 / 2005. The water demand in the province of Alicante is estimated at 310 hectometre cubic annually. The Ministry of Environment ensure that expected demand in the year 2008,…

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Water in Spain requires more state control.

Juan G. R. Water in Spain requires more state control. Water and Irrigation, Volume 1, Nº 1: 1-2, 2010,Spain. The water problem in Spain requires to achieve greater state control of all surface and ground water resources, which will expedite solutions that satisfy the technical and economic interests of the…

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Flood control in urban areas of Spain.

Juan G. R. Flood control in urban areas of Spain. Water and Irrigation, Nº 1: 5-6, 2009, Alicante, Spain. The flood control in urban areas, has each time more important, since every year product of heavy rains and high cumulative values reaching timely rainfall, causing human and economic losses, so…

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Strengthening of water administrative infrastructures.

Juan G. R. Strengthening of water administrative infrastructures. Alicante , Spain , 25/06/2006 . The situation of drought in Spain, cause that demand for water users are not able to guarantee the total, affecting water demands raised, mainly in the agricultural sector, which demand approximately 75% of water resources in…

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The fight against water deficit

Juan G. R. The fight against water deficit. Newspaper Information. Alicante . Spain , Pág.26, 19/10/2005 The fight against water shortage must be strengthened .At the end of the hydrological year on 30 September 2005, resulted that the rivers had significantly reduced its flow, transfers were insufficient, the average reserve…

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The water situation in Spain.

Juan G. R. The water situation in Spain. Newspaper Information. Alicante. Spain, Pág.20, 25 / 8 / 2005. The water situation in Spain in a year of severe drought, which leads to the needs of water users’ demand, can not be filled in its entirety but with limitations. In a…

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Fight against the drought.

Juan G. R. Fight against the drought. Newspaper Information. Page 14, 19/04 / 2008. Alicante . Spain . The average volume of water reserves in the reservoirs at Spain in the last 5 years is below the historical average, which indicates that the country is going through a period of…

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The Guadalquivir river needs channel correction and drainage works against floods

Juan G. R. The Guadalquivir river needs channel correction and drainage works against floods. Water and Irrigation, Volume 1, Nº 2: 7-8, 2010, Spain. During different months of 2010, heavy rains have affected the Guadalquivir river basin in the Community of Andalucia at Spain and have provoked affectation of major…

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