Event: Assessing Groundwater Resource Potential Using GRACE Anomalies in Maharashtra, India

Assessing Groundwater Resource Potential Using GRACE Anomalies in Maharashtra, India

23 January 2020
Author / Speaker: 
Sanmugam Ahembaranathan Prathapar, ADB
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Description: 

ADB's Sanmugam Prathapar shared how the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) satellite offers an alternative to historic piezometric data to guide groundwater management. A case study on Maharashtra, India analyzed state and regional spatial scales, and correlations between rainfall and storage, and groundwater use patterns was presented as well. 

Geographical Focus: 
India
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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