Jharkhand Study Tour

Friday, 19 December, 2014

Who: Water Resources Department, Government of Jharkhand, Ranchi, India


Where: Sydney, Canberra, Albury-Shepparton, Melbourne, Adelaide,

Programme: Meetings with and visits to Hume Dam, Dartmouth Dam, large scale irrigation scheme in Shepparton/Tatura focusing on irrigation efficiency and community engagement, Rubicon, Lower Lakes, South Australian State Water Agencies, Managed Aquifer Recharge Scheme

Investigating SA Water MAR Site at Adelaide Airport
SA Water MAR Site at Adelaide Airport
L-to-R: Mr Kumar (WRD, Jharkhand), Greg Ingleton (SA Water), Dr Singh, WRD, Jharkhand) and Trevor Pillar (ICE WaRM)
Presenting gift to CSIRO
Presenting gift to CSIRO
L-to-R: Peter Wallbrink  (CSIRO), Mr Kumar (WRD, Jharkhand)
Meeting staff from National Water Commission
Meeting staff from National Water Commission
L-to-R: Andrea Wilson (NWC), Mr Kumar (WRD, Jharkhand), Matt Kendall (NWC), Dr Singh (WRD, Jharkhand)
 Overlooking Canberra

Overlooking Canberra
L-to-R: Dr Ian Reid (ICE WaRM), Mr & Mrs Kumar, Dr & Mrs Singh
Lower Lakes RAMSAR Site

Lower Lakes RAMSAR Site
L-to-R: Trevor Pillar (ICE WaRM), Dr Singh (WRD, Jharkhand)