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Turkey

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Adem llbeyi and Bulent Sonmez. 1995. Water management and irrigation practices in Turkey. Country paper presented at the TCDC Regional Workshop on improved water management technologies for sustainable agriculture in arid climates, Cairo, 25-29 March 1995.

Akanda, A., Freeman, S. and Placht, M. 2007. The Tigres-Euphrates River Basin: Mediating a Path Towards Regional Water Stability.

Akuzum, T. and Kodal, S. 2000. Agricultural policies in GAP. In: The Southeastern Anatolia Project, Position of GAP in Turkey Future. The Republic of Turkey Central Bank, Ankara. pp. 229–319.

Akyürek, I. 1978. Taskin Sulamasi Sistemleri (Su Yayma: Water Spreading). Topraksu Genel müdürlügü, III. Daire Baskanligi Yayinlari, Rota, Ankara, 19 pp.

Börekçi, M. 1986. Borla kirlenen Simav Çayinin sulamada kullanilmasinin toprakta olusturabilecek bor birikmesine etkisi. Toprak ve Gübre Arastirma Enstitüsü Yay. Genel no. 113. Rapor no. 51. Anakara. 33 pp.

DIE. 2002. Household labor force survey results. In: Statistical Yearbook of Turkey. State Institute of Statistics Prime Ministry Republic of Turkey. Number: 2779. Ankara. 721 pp.

Dogan, O., Kazanci, N., Girgin, S., Atalay, Aripinar, N., et al. 1996. Water quality of Ankara stream. Toprak ve Su Kaynaklari Arastirma Yilligi, 1996. Köy Hizmetleri Genel Müdürülügü, APK Dairesi. Yay. No. 102. Ankara. pp. 107-123.

Doker, E., Ozlu, H., Seren, A. 2001. Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM) activities in Turkey. In: Advanced training course on capacity building for participatory irrigation management (PIM) Volume 2, Country overviews of PIM. pp. 201–216. Bari, Italy: International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies–Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari.

DSI (Directorate of State Hydraulic Works). 2002. DSI Tarafindan Isletilen ve Devredilen Sulama Tesisleri Degerlendirme Raporu (2001). DSI Genel Müdürülügü. Ankara.

DSI. 2003. DSI Tarafindan Isletilen ve Devredilen Sulama Tesisleri Degerlendirme Raporu (2002). DSI Genel Müdürülügü, Ankara.

DSI. 2006. Enerji ve Tabii Kanaklar Bakanligi, DSI Genel Müdürlügü.

DSI. 2007. DSI in brief.

FAO, IAP-WASAD. 1993. National Action Programme for the Republic of Turkey.

Federal Research Division, Library of Congress. 2006. Country Profile: Turkey, January 2006. 24 pp. Serving the US.

FNCI (First National Congress of Irrigation). 2001. Kulturteknik Dernegi. Ankara, pp. 82-92.

GDRS (General Directorate of Rural Services). 2003. Soil and water recourses of Turkey and desertification (Türkiye Toprak ve Su Kaynaklari ve Çöllesme). Tarim ve Köy Isleri Bakanligi, Köy Hizmetleri Genel Müdürülügü, APK Daire Baskanligi, Ankara.

GDRS. 2006. Tarim ve Köy Isleri Bakanligi, Köy Hizmetleri Genel Müdürlügü.

Gidisoglu, A., Çakir, R., Tok, H. H., Ekinci, H. and Yüksel, O. 1996. Determination of Ergene river pollution and effects on soil. Toprak ve Su Kaynaklari Arastirma Yilligi, 1996. Köy Hizmetleri Genel Müdürülügü, APK Dairesi, Yay. No. 102, Ankara. pp. 308-321.

Gökçay, C. 2004. Evaluation of the Turkish reuse standards and the compliance status. International workshop on implementation and operation of municipal wastewater reuse plants. 11-12 March 2004, Thessaloniko, Greece.

Halcrow–Dosar Joint Venture. 2000. Management, operation and maintenance of GAP irrigation systems (Ankara, GAP).

Harmancioglu, N., Alpaslan, N. and Boelee, E. 2001. Irrigation, health and environment: A review of literature from Turkey. Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 21pp. (IWMI working paper 6).

Kaya, I. 1998. The Euphrates-Tigris basin: An overview and opportunities for cooperation under international law.

Kirmizitas, H. 2006. Türkiye’deki Yeralti Sularinin Arastirilmasi, Isletilmesi ve Yönetimi Üzerine Bir Degerlendirme. TMMOB Su Polikalari Kongresi, 21-23 Mart, 2006, Ankara. Bildiri Kitabi, s. 41-50.

Kulga, Dincer and Cakmak, Cuma. 1994. The role of DSI in water and sustainable agricultural development. IAP/WASAD/NAP/Gvt.

MSDC (Mediterranean Sustainable Development Commission). 1999. Mediterranean Commission for Sustainable Development Water Group success stories in water demand management improvement “Participatory irrigation management activities and water user organizations involvement in Turkey”. Water Demand Management Success Story Turkey

Nedeco/Dapta/Su-Yapi/Temelsu. 1991. Irrigation master plan. DSI.

NOSTRUM-DSS. 2006. Report on water uses in agriculture in the Mediterranean Countries. INCO-CT-2004-509158 NOSTRUM-DSS, Network on governance, science and technology for sustainable water resource management in the Mediterranean.

Ögretir, K. 1992. Pollution of Karasu (Sakarya river) by industrial and domestic wastewater, and its some chemical properties. Köy Hizmetleri Arast. Enst. Genel no. 231. rapor no. 179. Eskisehir.

Osman Tekinel, Riza Kanber, Bulent Ozekic. 1992. Water resources planning and development in Turkey. In: Proceedings of the situation of agriculture in Mediterranean countries, organized by CIHEAM/CCE-DGI. Adana. 3-9 September 1992.

Ozlu, H., Doker, E., Cenap F., Dogan, E. and Eminoglu, E. 2003. Decentralization and participatory irrigation management in Turkey. Water Demand Management Forum on Decentralization and Participatory Irrigation Management, 2–4 February 2003, Cairo, Egypt.

Ozlu, H., Erdogan, F. C. and Doker, E. 2002a. Irrigation Management Transfer (IMT): benefits and arising problems. Follow-up seminar: on towards a sustainable agricultural development, new approaches. Antalya, 15–21 April.

Ozlu, H., Erdogan, F. C., Doker, E. and Uskay, S. 2002b. Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM) and Irrigation Management Transfer (IMT) activities in Turkey. Follow-up seminar: on towards a sustainable agricultural development, new approaches. Antalya, 15–21 April.

Öztürk, M. 2006. Fakültative havuzlarda evsel atik su aritimi. Çevre ve Orman Bakanligi Yay. Ankara.

Pekcan, G. 2006. Food and Nutrition Policies: what’s being done in Turkey. Public Health Nutrition. 9(1A):158-162.

SIS. 2003. General Census of Agriculture (2003). State Institute of Statistics. Ankara.

Sönmez, B. 2004. Türkiye’de Çorak Islahi Arastirmalari ve tuzlu Topraklarin Yönetimi. Sulanan alanlarda Tuzluluk Yönetimi Sempozyumu Bildiriler Kitabi. 20-21 Mayis, 2004. Ankara. s.157-162

Svendsen, M., Murray-Rust, D. H. 2001. Creating and consolidation locally managed irrigation in Turkey: the national perspective. In: Irrigation and Drainage Systems. 15, pp. 355–371.

Svendsen, M., Nott, G. 1999. Irrigation Management Transfer in Turkey: Process and Outcomes. EDI Participatory Irrigation Management Case Studies Series, International Network on Participatory Irrigation Network (INPIM).

TÇV (Türkiye Çevre Vakfi). 1995. Türkiye’nin çevre sorunlari ‘95 (Environmental problems of Turkey ’95). Ankara, Turkey. Türkiye Çevre Vakfi Yayini.

Tekinel, O., Erdem, C. 1995. Farmers’ organization, water users’ association and farmers’ participation in irrigation. In: Advanced Short Course on “Farm Water Management: Socio-Economic and Environmental Aspects”. pp. 279–301.

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TÜIK. 2006. Republic of Turkey, Prime Ministry Turkish Statistical Institute.

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Uskay, S. 2001. Irrigation development and management in Turkey. Paper presented at the First International Mediterranean Irrigators’ Meeting, Murcia, Spain.

WASAMED. 2003. Country Report on WUA in Turkey. Workshop in Sanliurfa, Turkey.

WASAMED. 2004. Country Report: Turkey. Irrigation Systems Performance. Tunisia 118 pp.

Yavuz, Ercan. 2008. Turkey, Iraq, Syria to initiate water talks. Todays Zaman. 12/03/2008

Yildirim, Y.E., Çakmak, B. 2004. Participatory Irrigation Management in Turkey. In: Water Resources Development, 20:2(219-228).

Yurtseven, E. 1997. Ülkemiz Nehir Kaynaklarinin Kalite Degerlendirilmesi. VI. Ulusal Kültürteknik Kongresi Bildirileri Kitabi, s. 453-459, 5-8 Haziran, 1997. Kirazliyayla-Bursa.

Yurtseven, E. 2004. Sulanan alanlarda Tuzluluk Yönetimi Kavrami ve Prensipleri. Sulanan Alanlarda Tuzluluk Yönetimi Sempozyumu bildiriler Kitabi, s. 17-48. 20-21 Mayis, 2004. DSI Genel Müdürlügü, Ankara.

     
   
   
             

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