Water scarcity and managing seasonal water crisis: lessons from the Kirindi Oya Project in Sri Lanka.

Authors - Sakthivadivel, R.; Loeve, R.; Amarasinghe, U. A.; Hemakumara, M.

Year of Publishing - 2001

Keywords - Irrigation management ; Water management ; Irrigation programs ; Irrigated farming ; Rain ; Crop production ; Crop yield ; Rice ; Case studies ; River basins ; Catchment areas ; Irrigation scheduling ; Water allocation ; Water use efficiency ; Water scarcity ; Water shortage ; Water demand ; Reservoirs ; Flow ; Farmer participation ; Farmer-agency interactions ; Farmers' associations ; Seasonal variation ; Water distribution / Sri Lanka / Kirindi Oya / Ellegala / Lunugamwehera Reservoir