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1. Analysis of governance theories and water resources management in Iran.

Water governance is a range of social, political, economic and administrative systems that manage and develop water resources and water transfer systems at different levels of society. Therefore, water governance is more about decision- making methods, such as how, by whom and under what conditions ...

Author(s) : Oskouhi, M.; Esmaili, K.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa1-fa10 ref.9

2. Natural resources stakeholders.

Stakeholder analysis is essential in any adaptive comanagement. In the meantime, different words are used to name and separate stakeholders. The main purpose of this article is to clarify the term of stakeholder and their types in good governance of natural resources (water, issues of natural...

Author(s) : Kolahi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa19-fa30 ref.many

3. Review on soil moisture remote sensing techniques and spatial resolution downscaling methods.

Soil moisture is a valuable parameter for water cycle over lands, controlling water fluxes between the atmosphere, land surface and subsurface, through evaporation and plant transpiration. Measurement and recording of soil moisture observations as in-situ data cannot meet human needs. The...

Author(s) : Ghafari, E.; Faridhosseini, A. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.4 pp.61-72 ref.many

4. Water allocation management in Iran? A deviated way in the lapse of time.

The restrictions and challenges of renewable water resources and the increasing demand for water in different urban and service sectors, tourism, industry and agriculture have increased the significance and sensitivity of water resources management. This sensitivity is especially effective during...

Author(s) : Esmaeili, E.; Davari, K.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.2 pp.fa23-fa32 ref.14

5. Criteria and indicators; requirement for cognition, applying and evaluating good governance in natural resources.

In recent decades, "good governance" has attracted the attention of many scientific communities. Each researcher has defined good governance with different dimensions and goals. Different views on good governance have complicated the explanation of criteria and related indicators. Confusion over...

Author(s) : Payeste, M.; Kolahi, M.; Khorasani, H. O.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.1 pp.fa13-fa22 ref.6

6. Disambiguating basic concepts in water management: "adaptation to water scarcity".

Adaptation to water scarcity is a topic that has received more attention recently by the Ministry of Energy as well as water experts. Providing appropriate solutions and long-term and efficient plans for this issue requires discussion and consensus on the subject. One of the issues that causes...

Author(s) : Mianabadi, A.; Davary, K.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.1 pp.fa61-fa70 ref.18

7. Analytical note: balance system; timely, smart, scalable.

Author(s) : Mehri Shahedi; Hossein-Abad, F. T.; Kooshki, A. S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.3 pp.94-95

8. Investigating the barriers to sustainable management of agricultural water resources from the viewpoint of wheat farmers in Maragheh.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the obstacles to sustainable management of agricultural water resources from the perspective of wheat farmers in rural areas of Maragheh city in order to provide appropriate solutions to improve sustainable management of agricultural water resources and...

Author(s) : Kazemiyeh, F.; Eidi, A.; Zarifian, Sh.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa41-fa50 ref.5

9. Investigation of water consumption with water and energy nexus approach in Iranian combined cycle power plants.

Electricity generation and water consumption are intertwined. With increasing population and increasing economic development, the need for energy increases and as a result, water consumption issues in energy systems will become much more complex. Most power generation technologies require water for ...

Author(s) : Ghodrati, S.; Kargari, N.; Farsad, F.; Javid, A. H.; Kani, A. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa11-fa18 ref.13

10. Goal and goal setting in strategic planning, case study: Qom water and wastewater company.

The increasing acceleration in the formation of complex and dynamic environments and its importance in leading organizations in the present age has made strategic planning to be at the forefront of companies' goals. Strategic management as the art and science of formulating, implementing and...

Author(s) : Sadeghpour, A. J.; Motahari, A. H.; Esfahani, A. N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa31-fa40 ref.13

11. Recognition and prioritization of the economic, social and environmental consequences of drying of lake Urmia in the surrounding villages.

This research is an applied studies and the research method is descriptive-survey type and in order to achieve the goal, a causal-comparative method was used. The statistical society of this study consisted of experienced experts and specialists in the field of Lake Urmia. The sampling method was...

Author(s) : Amini, M.; Kouhestani, H.; Kazemiyeh, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa51-fa62 ref.10

12. Solar power applications in water and wastewater treatment systems: a review with focus on the current status of Iran's NWW Co.

Iran is located in one of the hot and arid regions of the world, the Middle East. The geo-location imposes specific conditions for water and power supply, simultaneously. Water and wastewater treatment facilities are strategic infrastructures that need to be fed with more renewable power. While...

Author(s) : Mahmoudi, A. R.; Asl, M. S.; Darban, B. T.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa63-fa78 ref.many

13. Increasing water use efficiency in Mechanized wheat cultivation using in-furrow seed drill in saline soils conditions.

The use of management strategies to increase the water use efficiency index in agricultural fields is one of the practical options to combat dehydration. Unconventional soils and waters are among the resources that can be used with proper management and full recognition of them. The aim of this...

Author(s) : Reshadsedghi, A.; Nikanfar, R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa89-fa96 ref.9

14. Investigation of crop cultivation pattern of Semnan and Ilam provinces by emphasizing the role of virtual water in water productivity.

Along with global warming and declining freshwater resources, a new approach to improving the water productivity of agricultural products focuses on the role of virtual water in agricultural products; So that the production pattern based on the goal of maximizing water productivity gradually...

Author(s) : Pouran, R.; Raghfar, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2021 Vol.8 No.1 pp.fa97-fa106 ref.17

15. Sewage treatment method and its role on wastewater price: case comparison of sewage treatment plants no. 4 and 5 in Mashhad.

With the development of industries and agriculture, the issue of water supply and the consequent challenge of sewage is becoming increasingly important. Water recycling and the use of treated sewage is the most desirable option for water supply. Considering the operating costs of modern sewage...

Author(s) : Koloukhi, H. Z.; Akbarzadeh, A.; Tafazzoli, S. M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.4 pp.1-10 ref.7

16. Estimation of income and price elasticity of kermanshah drinking water demand.

One of the most important inputs in all economic sectors of Iran is water. The solution to the shortage of water resources in Iran is not more water supply, but an effective solution to adopt policies and measures that change the economic structure and pattern of water consumption. In this study,...

Author(s) : Rezaee, H.; Shojaa, S. H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.3 pp.13-24 ref.24

17. The importance and application of citizen science in hydrology and water resources management.

The science of hydrology is the basis for decision-making in water resources management and assessing related risks including floods, droughts, and pollution. Despite its vital relevance to the society, this discipline is facing a severe shortage of data in appropriate spatial and temporal scales....

Author(s) : Banestani, M. S.; Sheikh, V.; Garzi, A. Z.; Avarand, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.2 pp.fa1-fa12 ref.43

18. A review of methods to reduce evaporation from the free water surface and the introduction of appropriate methods of practical and economic.

Due to the importance of water that is one of the first needs of human life and according to the problem that Iran has an average annual rainfall of 240 mm and its population of 80 million, It is a dry and semi-arid country, and it faces a lot of water stress, It is essential to prevent water loss...

Author(s) : Sharayei, M.; Moghadam, S. A. H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.2 pp.fa53-fa62 ref.many

19. Pollution discharge permits trading; an effective solution to the river basins' quality management.

Drawing upon five decades of experience in applying pollution control laws and programs, achieving water quality standards will never have been possible simply through the control of point sources. Designing discharge plans with the purpose of managing non-point sources along with point sources can ...

Author(s) : Mahjoobi, E.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.2 pp.fa73-fa81 ref.27

20. Effect of hydropolitics relations on the nation-building process, case study: rogun dam superstructure in Tajikistan.

The pursuit and construction of superstructures by the rulers has a special place in the process of nation Building of many countries. In post-Soviet countries, rulers have sought to politically manage space and maintain social influence and control over the past two decades to demonstrate their...

Author(s) : Nejad, A. R.; Rad, M. K.; Handnahi, A. M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.4 pp.11-20 ref.31

21. Application of the asymmetric nash bargaining method to optimal allocation of shared water resources under water bankruptcy condition <.

Under conditions of water scarcity due to limited water resources and improper exploitation, management based on the characteristics of flexibility, equity and sustainability of water resources can play an important role in preventing the continuation of the crisis and the reduction of water...

Author(s) : Iranshahi, M.; Marofi, S.; Nasiri-Gheidari, O.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.4 pp.21-30 ref.19

22. Investigating the pattern of water consumption in public places (case study: Sistan and Baluchestan University).

Sistan and Baluchestan province is one of the water-scarce regions of Iran with hot, dry climate and very little rainfall, and water shortage is one of the most common problems in this province. Sistan and Baluchestan University is one of the water consumers in the region, which spends a lot of...

Author(s) : Narooei, F.; Safari, S.; Givehchi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.4 pp.45-50 ref.2

23. Comparison of the performance of MISDc and HBV hydrological models in runoff simulation of Kakareza basin in Lorestan province.

Hydrological models are useful tools in hydrological researches, testing research hypotheses and understanding hydrological processes, designing, evaluating and allocating water resources (flood plain assessment and ecosystem conservation). Hydrology models are simplified representations of the...

Author(s) : Amiri, A.; Salimi, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.4 pp.51-60 ref.31

24. Basic principles of water footprint assessment and existing challenges in Iran.

The supply chain of a product to a user is a temporal and spatial process. This chain has a local to global scope, in which water is consumed and eventually polluted. Water footprint is a multidimensional indicator. Water footprint describes the direct and indirect consumption of water by a...

Author(s) : Kahnamuee, S. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.3 pp.1-12 ref.37

25. Investigating the effect of water consumption behavior, environmental citizen behavior and relationship with nature on adult education.

In this study, the effect of water consumption behavior training on environmental citizen behavior and relationship with nature of adult education has been investigated. Also, quasi-experimental method, pre-test and post-test were performed with two experimental and control groups. The study...

Author(s) : Akbari, S.; Soleimanpouromran, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Water and Sustainable Development 2020 Vol.7 No.3 pp.25-36 ref.many