IWMI Research Report – 50

Modeling Scenarios for Water Allocation in the Gediz Basin, Turkey.


Kite, G.; Droogers, P.; Murray-Rust, H.; de Voogt, K. 2001. Modeling scenarios for water allocation in the Gediz Basin, Turkey. Colombo, Sri Lanka: IWMI. v, 29p. (IWMI Research Report 50) [doi: 10.3910/2009.052]



Describes the use of a distributed hydrologic model to evaluate different data scenarios. The study attempted to answer questions such as; what will happen to the basin water resources if a)there is a change in climate; b)it is decided that more water must be retained in the river for environmental reasons; c)more water is extracted for urban and industrial use; d)the timing and accounts used for water are changed?


ISBN 92-9090-417-8

ISSN 1026-0862