Marle Nattaung Dam to irrigate over 800 acres in Singu Tsp in summer

18 January 2021 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar Singu Township's Marle Nattaung Dam will supply water to more than 800 acres of summer crops in the first week of February as the maintenance works at the reservoir was completed, according to U San Min Tun, Assistant Director of Mandalay Reg...

Pyin Oo Lwin braces for worst drought ever

15 Jan 2021 - Source: Myanmar Times Mandalay's Pyin Oo Lwin district is bracing for the worst drought in history, said U Lay Myint Aung, leader of the Sein Lann Pyin Oo Lwin natural environment group. The district has been experiencing reduced rainfall in recent years with 2020 recording only half t...

Agriculture ministry wants more dams amid water shortage

14 January 2021 - Source: Myanmar Times The country's Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation, is considering building more dams to address the increasing water scarcity in the country due to less rainfall. U Myo Tint Htun, deputy permanent secretary of the ministry, said the proper use of...

MoALI holds meeting on water supply activities to address water scarcity due to climate change

11 January 2020 - Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation held a coordination meeting on water resources and measures to address water scarcity caused by climate change yesterday afternoon in accordance with the COVID-19 prevention directives in Nay ...

Water Resources Management (Hydropower Implementation)

Presented by  U Ye Myint Tun, Department of Hydro power Implementation on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It shows  ​Water Resource Management for energy sector and for hydropower.  Dam Safety and Monitoring Regulation for SafetyEIA guidelines for hydropowerHy...

Integrated Water Resources Management Initiatives in the Critical Watershed Area

This presentation is presented by Dr. Toe Toe Aung, Assistant Director, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation on World Water Day 2018 in Nay Pyi Taw. It explains about significant interventions in critical watershed area and integrated water resource management. &nbs...

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