IWMI Research Report – 9

Satellite Remote Sensing for Assessment of Irrigation System Performance: A Case Study in India.


Thiruvengadachari, S.; Sakthivadivel, R. 1997. Satellite remote sensing for assessment of irrigation system performance: A case study in India. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Irrigation Management Institute (IIMI); IWMI. v, 23p. (IIMI Research Report 9 / IWMI Research Report 9) [doi: 10.3910/2009.017]



Describes the use of satellite remote sensing and geographic information system techniques to obtain information on primary agricultural productivity and irrigation system performance in a large rice irrigation system in India. Discusses the potential and cost-effectiveness of SRS techniques for making inventories and monitoring agricultural productivity.


ISBN: 92-9090-337-6

ISSN: 1026-0862