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Peer-reviewed Article
In Water
Author:
Md
Masroor
Haroon
Sajjad
Tamal Kanti
Saha
Md Hibjur
Rahaman
Pandurang
Choudhari
Luc Cimusa
Kulimushi
Swades
Pal

Groundwater is an essential source of water especially in arid and semi-arid regions of the world. The demand for water due to exponential increase in population has created stresses on available groundwater resources. Further, climate change has affected the quantity of water globally. Many parts of Indian cities are experiencing water scarcity...

Peer-reviewed Article
In PLOS ONE
Author:
Hafeza
Nujaira
Kumar Arun
Prasad
Ali P.
Yunus
Ali
Kharrazi
L. N.
Gupta
Tonni Agustiono
Kurniawan
Haroon
Sajjad
Ram
Avtar

Despite Bangladesh being one of the leading countries in aquaculture food production
worldwide, there is a considerable lack of updated scientific information about aquaculture
activities in remote sites, making it difficult to manage sustainably. This study explored the
use of geospatial and field data to monitor spatio-temporal changes in...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Resources
Author:
Majid
Farooq
Fayma
Mushtaq
Gowhar
Meraj
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Shruti
Kanga
Ankita
Gupta
Deepak
Singh
Ram
Avtar

Rapid urbanization has led to the emergence of slums in many developing and industrialized
nations. It degrades the quality of life and burdens the urban amenities resulting in uneven
distribution of slums. The majority of people in the developing world live in squatter settlements
and these random gatherings disrupt the economic and social...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Water Supply
Author:
Nguyen Van
Xuan
Nguyen Ngoc Long
Giang
Tran Van
Ty
Nigel K.
Downes
Nguyen Dinh Giang
Nam
Nguyen Vo Chau
Ngan
Lam Van
Thinh
Dinh Van
Duy
Ram
Avtar
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh

This paper examines the impact of the dike systems on river flows in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta (VMD). The study combined a hydrological
change index method and the Mann–Kendall test to assess the temporal dynamics of both discharge and water levels along the main rivers of
the VMD. Results highlight that the system of rivers and canals helps...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Land
Author:
Tran Van
Ty
Kim
Lavane
Phan Chi
Nguyen
Nigel K.
Downes
Nguyen Dinh Giang
Nam
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh

Agriculture in the Global South is innately susceptible to climatic variability and change.
In many arid and semi-mountainous regions of the developing world, drought is regularly cited as
a significant threat to agricultural systems. The objective of this study is to assess the impacts of
climate change on drought and land use and land cover...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Hydrology
Author:
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh
Tran Van
Ty
Dinh Van
Duy
Tran Gia
Han
Kim
Lavane
Ram
Avtar

Globally, hydrometeorological hazards have large impacts to agriculture output, as well as
human well-being. With climate change derived increasing frequency of extreme weather conditions,
the situation has becoming more severe. This study strives to evaluate both dry and wet conditions
in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta (VMD), also known as the...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Water
Author:
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh
Kim
Lavane
Tran Van
Ty
Nigel K.
Downes
Tran Thi Kim
Hong

The Mekong delta is Vietnam’s premier rice growing region, forming the livelihood basis
for millions of farmers. At the same time, the region is facing various challenges, ranging from extreme
weather events, saline water intrusion, and other anthropogenic pressures. This study examines
how saline water intrusion and drought have affected rice...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Water
Author:
Vikram Gaurav
Singh
Sudhir Kumar
Singh
Nirmal
Kumar
Praveen Kumar
Gupta
Pushpendra Kumar
Singh
Mateo
Gašparovic
Ram Lakhan
Ray

The emerging water crisis in India can be preempted by improving watershed management.
The data scare regions need open access satellite observations to mitigate watershed problems. The
water accounting plus (WA+) and open access earth observation datasets were applied to quantify
the beneficial and non-beneficial water consumption in the Betwa...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
Author:
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh
Tran Van
Ty
Ram
Avtar
Kieu Ngoc
Le
Nguyen Vo Chau
Ngan
Luong Huy
Khanh
Nguyen Cong
Nguyen
Nigel K.
Downes

As the backbone of Vietnam’s economy, the country has recently established a number of policies for promoting and investing in smart agriculture in the Mekong Delta, the country’s largest agricultural hub, to foster overall socio-economic development. However, water remains a critical constraint for crop production, with progress being hindered by...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Hydrology
Author:
Manish
Ramaiah
Ram
Avtar

Rising land surface temperature (LST), urban heat island (UHI) effects, and stress on surface-, processed-, potable-, and ground-water resources are some undesirable ecological changes due to rapid urbanization. Treating and reusing city-generated wastewater for maintaining urban green spaces (UGS) helps in reducing/preventing groundwater...