Project Profile

MAR Sri Lanka Scoping Study

Duration : January 18, 2019 - March 31, 2019

This project involves the development of a partnership between the Sri Lankan Water Resources Board (WRB) and Water Technology facilitated by Australian Water Partnerships (AWP). These investigations will consider if and how surface water can be recharged to aquifers to provide a reliable clean water source using managed aquifer recharge (MAR).

Location(s): Sri Lanka
Project Contact: Manthrithilake, H.
Donor(s): Australian Water Partnership

Farmers cultivating lettuce, while another farmer digs a small canal (marwa) with a donkey, Egypt. Photo: cc: Hamish John Appleby/IWMI