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Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Main sources of information

Azari, A. and Akram, M. 2002. An overview to problems of subsurface drainage studies and implementation in Iran. Iranian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (IRNCID).

Bureau for Agricultural Census and Information. 2005. Agricultural statistics data. Ministry of Agriculture.

Bureau for Base Information and Studies. 2005. Summary of groundwater resources in Iran. Ministry of Energy.

Bureau for Design and Development and Farmers Participation. 2005. Annual Report. Ministry of Energy.

Bureau of Operation and Maintenance of Dams and Irrigation Networks. 1995. Water utilization in the year 1993. Deputy Ministry of Water Affairs, Ministry of Agriculture.

Bybordi, M. 2002. Irrigation and water management in Iran. A contribution to an FAO sponsored project on: Framework for sustainable agricultural development strategy in Iran. 43 pp.

Jamab Consulting Engineers Company. 1999. National water master plan.

Mahmoodian, E.A. 2001. Iran country paper: Water from Water (a review of wastewater reuse in Iran). In: Proceedings expert consultation for launching the regional network on wastewater reuse in the Near East. pp 94-104.

Mohammadi, K., Ghodratnama, G. and Najib, R. 2003. Participatory irrigation management in Iran: Development and challenges. In: Proceedings of workshop on public-private partnership in the water sector for Middle East and North Africa. Nov. 1-4, Cairo, Egypt.

New Ag International. 2006. High Tech Ag in Iran: A necessity and many challenges. pp 58-69.

Shakiebie. 1994. Seventh Iranian National Seminar on Irrigation and Drainage. IRNCID, Ministry of Energy.

Siahpoosh, M.T. 1973. About ancient Iranian weather. Ebn_Sina Pub., p. 68-70.

Smedema, L.K. 2003. Irrigated agriculture in Iran: a review of the principal sustainability, reform and efficiency issues. pp 28.

Statistical Centre of Iran. 2006. Population and housing census.

Wangnick Consulting. 2002. IDA Worldwide desalting plants inventory. Report No. 17. Sponsored by the International Desalination Association (IDA).

Water and Sewage Engineering Co. 1993. Situation of water and wastewater in the country in 1992. Ministry of Energy.

Water Resources Management Company. 2006. Rainfall, surface water and reservoirs capacities. Ministry of Energy.

Water Resources Management Company. 2005. Irrigation networks under operation. Bureau for Operation and Maintenance of Irrigation networks, Ministry of Energy.

Yekom Consulting Engineers. 1995. Cost of irrigation and drainage projects - Tender documents.


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