Estimation of fresh water resources in the south of Ukraine

  • O. V. Vlasova Institute of water problems and land reclamation NAAS
  • A. M. Shevchenko Institute of water problems and land reclamation NAAS
  • R. P. Bozhenko Institute of water problems and land reclamation NAAS
Keywords: water resources, fresh water supplies, total and available


The method of determining available water resources and the volumes of their use are presented. The methodology uses indicators: water quantity and quality, variability, raising public awareness of water problems, access to water and vulnerability of ecosystems. On the basis of the «Atlas of Water Risk» (interactive map), based on the described method, an assessment of the availability of fresh water in southern regions of Ukraine was made using the example of data for the year 2015.


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How to Cite
Vlasova, O., Shevchenko, A., & Bozhenko, R. (2017). Estimation of fresh water resources in the south of Ukraine. Land Reclamation and Water Management, 105(1), 22 - 27. Retrieved from