Integrated Water Resource Management
The course is designed to give students knowledge on the importance and
management of wetlands (a.k.a. wastelands) and water resources, not only to
human beings but also to other ecosystems in the environment.
Water is one of
the ecological services being supplied to nature. Thereby, its management
alongside the ecosystems is paramount to water security and sustainability.
Thereby, the students will be availed with water management procedures for
society and ecosystems sustainability.
By the end of this
course, the student should be able to:
- Identify the aquatic resources
- Understand the importance of wetlands and other water resources in
- Explain how and why wetlands and water resources are being degraded
- Promote protection and management of these resources
completing the course is expected to:
the concept and principles of integrated water resources management ·
the methodologies and tools for practicing integrated water resources
any case study as an example of integrated water resources management in
with integrated water management projects to get a fair insight integrated
water resources management