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Six steps for spring revival in your community

  • ICIMOD
  • Summary

Springs are key sources of water for millions of people in the mid-hills of the Hindu Kush Himalaya. Used for drinking water, irrigation, and other domestic uses, they are considered a lifeline for both people and ecosystems and help sustain rivers and aquatic life during the dry season. This poster illustrates the components of a springshed – a set of watersheds and aquifers that integrate into a system that supplies water to a group of springs – and provides a six-step method to start the process of spring revival.

  • Pages:
    1
  • Language:
    English
  • Published Year:
    2020
  • Publisher Name:
    International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)
  • Publisher Place:
    Kathmandu, Nepal