Key Challenges and Opportunities for Conjunctive Management of Surface and Groundwater in Mega-Irrigation Systems: Lower Indus, Pakistan

  • Frank van Steenbergen, Muhammad Basharat, Bakhshal Khan Lashari
  • Published 2015

Abstract

This paper focuses on the scope of conjunctive management in the Lower Indus part of the Indus Basin Irrigation System (IBIS), and the contribution this could make towards food security and socio-economic development. The total Gross Command Area (GCA) of the Lower Indus is 5.92 Mha, with a cultivable command area (CCA) of 5.43 Mha, most of which is in… (More)

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@inproceedings{Steenbergen2015KeyCA, title={Key Challenges and Opportunities for Conjunctive Management of Surface and Groundwater in Mega-Irrigation Systems: Lower Indus, Pakistan}, author={Frank van Steenbergen and Muhammad Basharat and Bakhshal Khan Lashari}, year={2015} }