IWMI Research Report – 35

Modernizing Irrigation Operations: Spatially Differentiated Resource Allocations.


Renault, D.; Makin, I. W. 1999. Modernizing irrigation operations: Spatially differentiated resource allocations. Colombo, Sri Lanka: IWMI. 21p. (IWMI Research Report 35) [doi: 10.3910/2009.041]



Presents an improved methodology for evaluating the resource demands necessary for effective canal operations. Includes identification and analysis of three operational domains: vulnerability, sensitivity and perturbation. Enables more cost-effective strategies and procedures for operation, and priorities for rehabilitation or modernization of physical infrastructure.


ISBN 92-9090-386-4

ISSN 1026-0862