Posts tagged ‘surface water’

Evaluation of human pressures on the small river basins in Rivne region

I.Gopchak

 Keywords: river, surface water, river basin, human pressures, classification, evaluation

 Restoration of the natural and ecological balance in water ecosystems of the rivers of Ukraine, creation of the conditions for environmentally safe water use are possible only on the basis of determining their actual ecological status, which will enable to implement water management and ecological zoning of the territory of the country, to develop engineering and organizational principles for solving the problems existing in the river basins. Continue reading ‘Evaluation of human pressures on the small river basins in Rivne region’ »

State and ways of enhancing the water supply of the southern region of Ukraine by using the water resources of the Danube river

UDC 631.67: 528.88 (15)

M.I. ROMASHCHENKO, Doctor of Engineering Science, Academician of NAAS, A.M. SHEVCHENKO, PhD in Agricultural Science, S.M. LYUTNYTSKYI Institute of Water Problems and Land Reclamation of NAAS

The current state of water supply in the south of Ukraine with local and transit water resources, the forecast territorial and sectorial imbalance between their availability and need for them, as well as expediency and possibility of increasing water availability of the population and sectors of the economy, water security of the region through the use of the waters of the Danube River are considered.

Key words: water security, water resources, water supply, irrigation, groundwater, surface water, river runoff, structure of water use, typization Continue reading ‘State and ways of enhancing the water supply of the southern region of Ukraine by using the water resources of the Danube river’ »