IWMI Research Report – 27

Remote Sensing and Hydrologic Models for Performance Assessment in Sirsa Irrigation Circle, India.


Bastiaanssen, W. G. M.; Molden, D. J.; Thiruvengadachari, S.; Smit, A. A. M. F. R.; Mutuwatte, L.; Jayasinghe, G. 1999. Remote sensing and hydrologic models for performance assessment in Sirsa Irrigation Circle, India. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI) v, 29p. (IWMI Research Report 27) [doi: 10.3910/2009.034]



Describes the results of an irrigation performance evaluation using remote sensing techniques, GIS procedures, and hydrologic modeling at a regional scale. Demonstrates how advanced information technologies support the analysis of irrigation performance by facilitating an in-depth study of a large irrigated area.


ISBN 92-9090-374-0

ISSN 1026-0862