Studies for updating Iran National Water Master Plan in Caspian Sea and Urmia Lake Basins

Integrated water and land resources management studies for 8 basins covering an area about 220,000 sq. km in north and west north of Iran have been considered in this study. Basins include Aras, Atrak, Urmia, Talesh-Talab Anzali, SepidroodBozorg, Sepidrood-Haraz, Haraz-Qarasoo and Gorganrood. The project is a multidisciplinary study which includes studies of population, meteorology, soil, hydrology, groundwater, unusual water resources, domestic consumptions, agricultural consumptions, non-consumptive water uses, environment, social issues, economic analysis, financial analysis, structural and non-structural problems disciplines