India:Water

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Water resources play a crucial role in the economy of India.

Waterways

Transport

Natural

  • Rivers/Nallah
  • Streams

Drainage

  • Drains
  • Ditch

Irrigation

  • Dams
  • Weirs/bund/anicut/check dam
  • Canals

Surface Water

Natural

  • Lakes and ponds

Irrigation

  • Reservoirs
  • Tanks
  • Wells

Ground Water

  • Dug Wells
  • Bore/tube wells

Irrigation Projects

There are numerous irrigation related projects in India. These can be mapped as relations

  • Major irrigation project
  • Medium irrigation project
  • Minor irrigation project

References