Groundwater Management

  • Seifu Kebede
Chapter
Part of the Springer Hydrogeology book series (SPRINGERHYDRO)

Abstract

Groundwater management or managed groundwater development deals with legal, institutional, financial and technical aspects. Here more technical aspect of groundwater management with a brief touch to legal aspect is addressed. Groundwater management deals with managing uncertainty. Better groundwater management practice is that which factors uncertainty. Better management increases success of water schemes and increase efficiently. Management of groundwater operates within the national and international laws. Having appropriate institutional framework (e.g. linkage across institution in dealing with data, information and knowledge) is key to water resources management.

Keywords

Groundwater Management Water Scheme Volcanic Aquifer Sunk Cost Effect Volcanic Terrain 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Seifu Kebede
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  1. 1. Department of Earth SciencesAddis Ababa UniversityAddis AbabaEthiopia

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