River Basins: Water Discharge & Other Datasets

  1. India-WRIS Basin Reports
  2. Indian Census 2011
  3. India-WRIS Hydromet Data
  4. Center for Sustainability and Global Environment – University of Wisconsin-Madison
  5. The role of mega dams in reducing sediment fluxes
  6. Man-made climatic changes in the Ganges basin
  7. Major Ganga sub basins water balance analysis report – World Bank
  8. Aqueduct by Global Forest Watch
  9. Google Earth Engine

India’s Water Availability

  1. Per Capita availability of Water – Press Information Bureau
  2. India’s Water Wealth
  3. Overview of Ground Water in India
  4. India Groundwater: a Valuable but Diminishing Resource – World Bank
  5. Charting Our Water Future
  6. A Clash of Competing Necessities
  7. Dwindling Groundwater Resources in northern India
  8. Water for a Sustainable World – UN

Our Rivers Are Dying

  1. Climate Change in the Himalaya
  2. Drawing Water for Thirsty Lands Stories of the Closing Krishna River
  3. Evaluating the hydrological response to land cover change
  4. Ganga Sub-basins Water Balance Report
  5. Rejuvenation of Non Glacial Fed Rivers in Uttarakhand
  6. WWF’s Top 10 Rivers at Risk

Saving Our Rivers

  1. Trees, forests and water: Cool insights for a hot world
  2. Trees can raise groundwater table – Deccan Herald
  3. The Role of Trees and Forests in Healthy Watersheds
  4. Estimation of Groundwater Recharge under various land covers
  5. The rain–runoff response of tropical humid forest ecosystems
  6. Role of Agroforestry in Watershed Management
  7. Role of agroforestry in maintenance of hydrological functions
  8. Danube Rivers Morphology and Revitalization
  9. Restoration Diagnostic Case Example – China
  10. Intermediate tree cover can maximize groundwater recharge
  11. Working Trees for Water Quality – National Agroforestry Center
  12. Trees boost African crop yields and food security – BBC News
  13. The role of trees in soil and nutrient conservation
  14. Benefits of Streamside Forestry
  15. Modelling Hydrologic regime of Lakshmanatirtha
  16. Hydrological Responses at Regional Scale to Landscape Dynamics
  17. Degraded and Wastelands of India
  18. Valuation of Ecosystem Services and Forest Governance
  19. Where Rivers Are Born

Riparian forests for healthy rivers

Increasing Farmers’ Incomes

  1. http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-maharashtra-government-to-give-tree-credits-as-an-incentive-for-planting-trees-2228327
  2. http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/agriculture/plan-according-to-market-requirement-before-cultivation/article5892441.ece
  3. https://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2016/oct/29/indian-farmers-fight-against-climate-change-using-trees-as-a-weapon
  4. http://www.indiatimes.com/news/india/money-to-grow-on-trees-maharashtra-will-give-tree-credits-to-those-who-raise-trees-262412.html
  5. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/1-million-trees-raised-in-5-districts/article4640431.ece
  6. http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/himachal-pradesh-earns-rs-1-93-crore-through-carbon-credits-under-bio-carbon-project/
  7. http://www.active-tourism.com/factsEcotourism1.pdf
  8. http://shm.ap.nic.in/Success_Stores/SHMSuccessStories23-03-2010.pdf
  9. http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/agriculture/plan-according-to-market-requirement-before-cultivation/article5892441.ece
  10. http://www.agritech.tnau.ac.in/success_stories/sucess%20stories_Hoticulture.html
  11. http://www.agritech.tnau.ac.in/success_stories/sucess%20stories_Hoticulture.html
  12. http://www.krishijagran.com/farm-data/success-stories/2016/01/From-Traditional-Agriculture-to-Modern-Horticulture
  13. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/A-sweet-tale-of-how-neem-trees-yield-money/article12549014.ece

How Planting Trees Works

  1. http://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/bitstream/10603/7539/7/07_chapter%202.pdf
  2. http://www.indiawaterportal.org/articles/baseflow-studies-three-rivers-between-mahanadi-and-godavari-deltas-research-report-national
  3. http://www.indiawaterportal.org/sites/indiawaterportal.org/files/Regional_low_flow_analysis_for_Narmada_basin_NIH_1997-98.pdf
  4. http://www.a-a-r-s.org/acrs/administrator/components/com_jresearch/files/publications/Ab%200095.pdf
  5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022169412008190
  6. http://www.fao.org/docrep/ARTICLE/WFC/XII/0051-B5.HTM
  7. https://www.nature.com/articles/srep21930
  8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959378017300134
  9. http://www.fao.org/docrep/006/u5620e/U5620E05.htm
  10. http://ijiet.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/77.pdf
  11. http://www.deccanherald.com/content/125574/trees-can-raise-groundwater-table.html

Why Rivers Are Losing Water

  1. http://www.prsindia.org/administrator/uploads/general/1455682937~~Overview%20of%20Ground%20Water%20in%20India.pdf
  2. http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2012/03/06/india-groundwater-critical-diminishing
  3. http://serialsjournals.com/serialjournalmanager/pdf/1345722010.pdf
  4. http://horizon.documentation.ird.fr/exl-doc/pleins_textes/divers15-08/010047105.pdf
  5. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hyp.9826/abstract
  6. http://www.seipub.org/awrp/Download.aspx?ID=9750

Case Studies & Initiatives

  1. http://wgbis.ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy/water/paper/Modelling-Hydrologic/Cauvery_GHTC.pdf
  2. http://wgbis.ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy/water/paper/Hydrological-Responses/JBD-5-1,2-011-14-38-Ramachandra-T-V-Tx[2].pdf
  3. http://serialsjournals.com/serialjournalmanager/pdf/1345722010.pdf
  4. https://books.google.co.in/books?id=Qc8rBgAAQBAJ&pg=PA126&lpg=PA126#v=onepage&q&f=false
  5. http://historia-actual.org/Publicaciones/index.php/rha/article/viewFile/335/728
  6. https://thewire.in/112409/growing-forest-transforms-jharkhand-village/
  7. http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=154097
  8. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/Govt-to-plant-4-crore-trees-along-Ganga-river/articleshow/51515294.cms
  9. http://www.forganga.in/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Forestry-models-proposed-for-states.pdf
  10. https://www.telegraphindia.com/1150707/jsp/bihar/story_30003.jsp
  11. http://circle.forest.kerala.gov.in/sfkollam/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=149&Itemid=141
  12. http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-andhrapradesh/casuarina-plantations-offer-multiple-benefits/article3407049.ece
  13. http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/raipur/target-set-chhattisgarh-to-be-greener-in-2015.html
  14. http://www.cgmfpfed.org/new/act_rules/Chhattisgarh%20Forest%20Policy%20Act%202001%20(English).pdf
  15. http://www.moef.gov.in/sites/default/files/Chhattisgarh.pdf
  16. http://www.downtoearth.org.in/news/dry-no-more-57481
  17. http://www.bayjournal.com/article/our_streams_could_just_die_for_more_riparian_forest_buffers
  18. http://www.kansasforests.org/streamside_forestry/
  19. http://www.danubeparks.org/files/855 DanubeRiverMorphologyRevitalization.pdf
  20. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/apr/13/500000-tree-planting-project-helped-yorkshire-town-miss-winter-floods
  21. https://www.thethirdpole.net/2016/05/11/pakistans-billion-tree-tsunami-takes-hold/
  22. http://www.worldagroforestry.org/downloads/publications/PDFs/PO99146.PDF
  23. http://www.fao.org/docrep/ARTICLE/WFC/XII/0051-B5.HTM

How Trees Reduce Flood & Droughts

  1. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/esp.3919/abstract
  2. http://www.a-a-r-s.org/acrs/administrator/components/com_jresearch/files/publications/Ab%200095.pdf
  3. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/apr/13/500000-tree-planting-project-helped-yorkshire-town-miss-winter-floods
  4. https://www.thethirdpole.net/2016/05/11/pakistans-billion-tree-tsunami-takes-hold/
  5. http://extension.psu.edu/plants/green-industry/landscaping/culture/the-role-of-trees-and-forests-in-healthy-watersheds
  6. http://www.worldagroforestry.org/downloads/publications/PDFs/PO99146.PDF
  7. http://www.fao.org/docrep/ARTICLE/WFC/XII/0051-B5.HTM
  8. http://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/bitstream/10603/7539/7/07_chapter%202.pdf
  9. http://www.indiawaterportal.org/articles/baseflow-studies-three-rivers-between-mahanadi-and-godavari-deltas-research-report-national
  10. http://www.indiawaterportal.org/sites/indiawaterportal.org/files/Regional_low_flow_analysis_for_Narmada_basin_NIH_1997-98.pdf

How Trees Improve Groundwater Recharge

  1. http://www.prsindia.org/administrator/uploads/general/1455682937~~Overview%20of%20Ground%20Water%20in%20India.pdf
  2. http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2012/03/06/india-groundwater-critical-diminishing
  3. http://www.deccanherald.com/content/125574/trees-can-raise-groundwater-table.html
  4. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/314/5804/1442
  5. http://www.nature.com/nclimate/journal/v4/n6/full/nclimate2208.html
  6. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2008GL035143/abstract
  7. http://www.fao.org/docrep/006/u5620e/U5620E05.htm
  8. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/esp.3919/abstract
  9. http://eands.dacnet.nic.in/PDF/Agricultural-Statistics-At-Glance2014.pdf
  10. http://waterfootprint.org/en/resources/water-footprint-statistics/#CP1
  11. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/283514605_Water_Management_in_Pomegranate

How Trees Increase Farmers’ Incomes

  1. https://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2016/oct/29/indian-farmers-fight-against-climate-change-using-trees-as-a-weapon
  2. http://www.indiatimes.com/news/india/money-to-grow-on-trees-maharashtra-will-give-tree-credits-to-those-who-raise-trees-262412.html
  3. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/1-million-trees-raised-in-5-districts/article4640431.ece
  4. http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/himachal-pradesh-earns-rs-1-93-crore-through-carbon-credits-under-bio-carbon-project/
  5. http://www.active-tourism.com/factsEcotourism1.pdf
  6. http://shm.ap.nic.in/Success_Stores/SHMSuccessStories23-03-2010.pdf
  7. http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/agriculture/plan-according-to-market-requirement-before-cultivation/article5892441.ece
  8. http://www.agritech.tnau.ac.in/success_stories/sucess%20stories_Hoticulture.html
  9. http://www.krishijagran.com/farm-data/success-stories/2016/01/From-Traditional-Agriculture-to-Modern-Horticulture
  10. http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/A-sweet-tale-of-how-neem-trees-yield-money/article12549014

How Trees Prevent Soil Erosion

  1. http://punenvis.nic.in/index2.aspx?slid=208&mid=1&langid=1&sublinkid=63
  2. http://www.ohioswallow.com/extras/9780821417515_chapter_01.pdf
  3. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/general-article/dustbowl-drought/
  4. https://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-agriculture/full-planet-empty-plates-chapter-5-eroding-soils-darkening-our-future.html
  5. http://www.fao.org/docrep/006/u5620e/U5620E05.htm
  6. http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/desertification-affects-quarter-of-indias-land/1/367345.html
  7. http://www.icar.org.in/files/Degraded-and-Wastelands.pdf
  8. http://web.utk.edu/~drtd0c/Soil%20Erosion.pdf
  9. https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/nrcs142p2_010152.pdf
  10. https://books.google.co.in/books?id=QI93ntXUA4sC&pg=PA117&lpg=PA117&f=false#v=onepage&q&f=false
  11. https://www.scribd.com/document/271781705/Integrated-Remote-Sensing-and-Geographic-Information-System-Based-RUSLE-Modelling-for-Estimation-of-Soil-Loss-in-Western-Himalaya-India
  12. http://www.financialexpress.com/archive/degraded-land-costs-rs-28500-crore-to-india/636262/
  13. http://www.jstor.org/stable/3673736
  14. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/314/5804/1442
  15. http://www.nature.com/nclimate/journal/v4/n6/full/nclimate2208.html
  16. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2008GL035143/abstract
  17. https://in.boell.org/sites/default/files/valuation_of_ess_.pdf
  18. http://www.fao.org/docrep/T0178E/T0178E03.htm
  19. http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0309133307081290
  20. http://www.wri.org/sites/default/files/WRI_Restoration_Diagnostic_Case_Example_China.pdf
  21. https://www.crcpress.com/Land-Use-Effects-on-Streamflow-and-Water-Quality-in-the-Northeastern-United/de-la-Cretaz-Barten/p/book/9780849391873

How Trees Improve Soil Quality

  1. http://www.avenuemail.in/india/top-soil-scientist-keen-help-india-nobody-listens/106387/
  2. http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-15305271
  3. http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/compost_increases_the_water_holding_capacity_of_droughty_soils
  4. https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2013/06/healthy-soil-microbes-healthy-people/276710/
  5. http://www.asopah.org/journals/ajga/ajga6/ajga620510034.pdf
  6. . Accessed 21 May. 2017.

  7. https://books.google.co.in/books?id=T9qY2AxnUowC&pg=PA38
  8. http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/nvswcd/newsletter/notill.htm
  9. http://ec.europa.eu/environment/integration/research/newsalert/pdf/14si5_en.pdf
  10. http://snowmannetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/SN03-14-17_GlobalSoilBiodiversityAtlas_No-till-vs-conventional-tillage_Aug2014.pdf

How Trees Mitigate Climate Change & Regulate Rainfall

  1. http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/08/trees-amazon-make-their-own-rain
  2. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2010/dec/21/what-is-climate-change
  3. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2011/feb/11/forests-trees-climate
  4. “More Trees, Less Global Warming, Right? — Not … – Scientific American.” 10 Apr. 2007, https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/tropical-forests-cool-earth/. Accessed 20 May. 2017.
  5. http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/07/060726-rain-cities.html
  6. “Build parks to climate proof our cities – Phys.org.” 14 May. 2007, https://phys.org/news/2007-05-climate-proof-cities.html. Accessed 20 May. 2017.
  7. “Rivers may aid climate control in cities – Phys.org.” 17 Nov. 2011, https://phys.org/news/2011-11-rivers-aid-climate-cities.html. Accessed 20 May. 2017.
  8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1476945X08000834
  9. https://phys.org/news/2017-07-amazon-rainy-season.html
  10. “Weakening of Indian Summer Monsoon Rainfall due to … – Nature.” 24 Aug. 2016, https://www.nature.com/articles/srep32177. Accessed 19 May. 2017.
  11. http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v533/n7604/full/nature17953.html
  12. http://www.downtoearth.org.in/news/making-sense-of-erratic-monsoon-sporadic-flooding-55128
  13. http://www.downtoearth.org.in/video/a-presentation-on-how-india-s-temperature-is-rising-over-the-years-58026
  14. http://assets.wwfindia.org/downloads/impacts_of_climate_change_on_growth_and_yield_of_rice_and_wheat_in_the_upper_ganga_basin.pdf
  15. http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/humble-jackfruit-offers-hope-amid-climate-worries/article5941842.ece
  16. http://www.issg.org/database/species/ecology.asp?si=214
  17. http://www.winrock.org/fnrm/factnet/factpub/FACTSH/ziziphus.htm
  18. http://www.feedipedia.org/node/80
  19. http://www.hort.purdue.edu/newcrop/morton/indian_jujube.html
  20. http://www.popularkheti.info/documents/2014-1/PK-2-1-28-154-159.pdf
  21. https://books.google.co.in/books?id=Y2n2pH4G9ocC&lpg=PT931&pg=PT931#v=onepage&q&f=false

How Trees Improve Water Quality

  1. https://nac.unl.edu/documents/workingtrees/brochures/wtwq.pdf
  2. http://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2011/07/29/maintaining-the-superiority-of-nyc%E2%80%99s-drinking-water/
  3. http://www.ecosystemmarketplace.com/articles/ecosystem-services-in-the-new-york-city-watershed-1969-12-31/
  4. http://www.nytimes.com/1997/10/21/us/planting-trees-and-not-crops-to-fight-water-pollution.html
  5. http://www.bayjournal.com/article/our_streams_could_just_die_for_more_riparian_forest_buffers
  6. http://cpcb.nic.in/upload/NewItems/NewItem_211_IRBM_Report.pdf
  7. http://www.scirp.org/(S(i43dyn45teexjx455qlt3d2q))/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=50596
  8. http://orgprints.org/18172/1/Agroforestry_synopsis.pdf
  9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0167880988900345

How Trees Protect Biodiversity

  1. https://www.internationalrivers.org/resources/india%E2%80%99s-dammed-rivers-suffer-fisheries-collapse-7758
  2. http://www.worldagroforestry.org/sea/Publications/files/bookchapter/BC0147-05.pdf

References with Access Restrictions

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  2. https://www.nature.com/articles/srep21930
  3. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959378017300134
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  5. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/esp.3919/abstract
  6. http://www.nature.com/nclimate/journal/v4/n6/full/nclimate2208.html
  7. http://science.sciencemag.org/content/314/5804/1442
  8. http://www.jstor.org/stable/3673736

Miscellaneous References

  1. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022169412008190
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  3. http://www.deccanherald.com/content/125574/trees-can-raise-groundwater-table.html
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  26. http://www.danubeparks.org/files/855 DanubeRiverMorphologyRevitalization.pdf
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  28. https://www.thethirdpole.net/2016/05/11/pakistans-billion-tree-tsunami-takes-hold/
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