Ground Water Development and Sustainable Solutions

  • S. P. Sinha Ray


Ground Water development in South Asia, when viewed critically, exhibits a number of identical issues. As many as twelve number of such critical issues have been listed. Each issue has been viewed with adequate emphasis. The Author also suggests ways and means to address such issues and suggests a number of measures towards solution of protecting such vital resources. Ground water governance based on the sound understanding of such ground water development problems, including participatory management may bring encouraging results.


Development issues Groundwater governance Participatory management Sustainable solutions 

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. P. Sinha Ray
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  1. 1.Centre for Ground Water StudiesJadavpur, KolkataIndia

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