MAPPING MYANMAR’S FREE-FLOWING RIVERS _ ASSESSMENT OF CURRENT AND FUTURE IMPACTS OF DAM-INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT ON RIVER CONNECTIVITY

Myanmar has two of the globally most intact tropical river systems - the Salween and the Irrawaddy - which are also in one of the most biodiversity-rich regions of the world. The value of these free-flowing rivers is of fundamental importance to the regional biodiversity, the economy of the country,...

A proposal for an administrative set up of river basin management in the Sittaung River Basin

Created by By Zaw Lwin Tun, Bo Ni, and Sein Tun and Ingrid Nesheim. The purpose of this report is to present a proposal for how an administrative approach based on River Basin Management can be implemented in Myanmar. The Sittaung River Basin has been used as an example area to i...

River Conservation Activities in Myanmar

 This presentation is presented by U Sein Lwin, Deputy Director, Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems (DWIR) , Ministry of Transport and Communication (MOTC) on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It includes  ​Needs for improvement of River Channels.Bank E...

Water level monitoring in the Sittaung river basin

Author  De Vilder, L.H. Contributors Rutten, M.M. (mentor) Download Link: https://repository.tudelft.nl/islandora/object/uuid:eab22a8e-bc93-4c68-a4df-02c3aa586dea/datastream/OBJ/download

Flood hazard and Disaster Risk Assessment for Bago River Basin

This report by Dr. Aung Than Oo, Ms. Khin Si Si Hlaing and Ms. Shwe Pyi Tan who are working in Hydrology branch of irrigation and water utilization management Department show their basic information of study area, Bago Basin. Past flood events during the months of july and august in every year due t...

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