OUTCOMES OF THE NAQUIM PROGRAMME.
- Aquifer maps and management plans prepared as a part of this programme have been shared with the respective State Governments through state ground water coordination Committees, which are headed by the concerned Principal Secretaries of the respective States. The maps and management plans are helping the agencies (State Govts) involved in water management in better decision making.
- Aquifer mapping programme has provided detailed information on the aquifer dispositions and their characteristics, which are necessary inputs for groundwater management.
- As a part of this programme, region specific groundwater management plans have been prepared which suggest appropriate demand and supply side management interventions to improve sustainability of ground water resources.