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Book Detail: Minor Irrigation

Terminology: Minor Irrigation Project: It is a project having culturable commanded area 2000 hectares or less. The dam may be categorized as large/small for structural design as at (b) or small/intermediate/large for determining inflow design flood as at (c)

Language: English

Pages: 254

Author: Dr. K. Shanmuga Sundaram, Dr. P. Balakrishnan

 Price: Free

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Outlines of Minor Irrigation

Module 1 – Water availability and demand and National Water Policy

LESSON 1. Water availability and demand in India

LESSON 2. National Water Policy, 2002

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Module 2 – Irrigation projects and schemes of India

LESSON 3. A Critical Review of Mini Projects: 1947‐2010

LESSON 4. Review of Minor Irrigation Projects Of India

LESSON 5. Overview of Centrally Assisted MI Schemes

LESSON 6. Shortcomings of Minor Irrigation Sector

LESSON 7. Other goi-mowr programmes in irrigation sector

LESSON 8. Financial aspects of irrigation projects in India

Module 3 – Concepts and definitions

LESSON 9. Concept and definition in minor irrigation

LESSON 10. Concepts and definitions related to command areas

Module 4 – Command Area Development and Water Management

LESSON 11. History of command area development and water management

LESSON 12. Technical details about various components of cadwm programme

Module 5 – On-Farm-Development works

LESSON 13. Approach to planning, construction and maintenance of on farm development works

LESSON 14. Survey and Investigations for  Works

LESSON 15. Chak layout and alignment of field channels

LESSON 16. Chak Water Delivery System – Channel Design

LESSON 17. Chak Water Delivery System – Control Structures

LESSON 18. Chak Water Delivery System – Control Structures For Black Cotton Soil

LESSON 19. Flow Measuring Devices For Field Channels

LESSON 20. Materials for lining watercourses and field channel

Module 6 – Water Productivity

LESSON 21. Water Productivity: Definition and conceptual framework

LESSON 22. Methodology to workout water productivity

LESSON 23. Water Productivity Vs Scale of references under different irrigation systems – case study results

Module 7 – Tank & Tube well irrigation

LESSON 24. Tank irrigation

LESSON 25. Tank design

LESSON 26. Tube well irrigation

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Module 8 – Remote Sensing and GIS in Water Management

LESSON 27. Remote Sensing and GIS in Water Management in India

LESSON 28. Basics of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System

Module 9 – Participatory Irrigation Management

LESSON 29. Participatory Irrigation Management (Pim)

LESSON 30. Case study in Tamilnadu

Module 10 – Water Pricing & Auditing

LESSON 31. Water Pricing

LESSON 32. Water Auditing


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