Journal of Hydrology and Meteorology Vol 6

Volume 6, Number1
Published Date : August 1, 2009
ISSN (Print) : 1818-2518
ISSN (Online) : 2542-2537

Journal of Hydrology and Meteorology, Volume 6, Number 1 August 2009

Journal of Hydrology and Meteorology is an international standard peer review journal published covering the topics relevant to Hydrology and Meteorology. Original manuscript which is not published elsewhere is only accepted for the publication.  The original manuscript should be in English and also must follow the guidelines. Papers will be published free of cost.

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Impact of Climate, Climate Change and Modern Technology on Wheat Production in Nepal: A Case Study at Bhairahawa

Pages : 1 - 14

Authors :
Janak Lal Nayava - Freelancer Consultant in Agro-meteorology
Email:, Rabi Singh, Madan Raj Bhatta - National Wheat Research Project, Bhairahawa

Keywords : climate change, plain low land (phant), global warming, trend

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Sedimentation andThermal StratificationDuring Floods: A Case Study on Hail Haor of North-East Bangladesh

Pages : 15 - 25

Authors :
M. ShahjahanMondal- Associate Professor, Institute of Water and Flood Management, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh, Email:

Yuichi Kouchi - Researcher, Energia Economic and Technical Research Institute, The Chugoku Electric Power Company, Inc., Hiroshima 739-0046, Japan

KenjiOkubo - Professor, Graduate School of Environmental Science, Okayama University, Okayama 700-8530, Japan

Keywords : tankmodel, suspended sediment, watertemperature, thermalstratification, buoyancy flux,Richardson number,and haor.

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Snow Cover and Glacier Change Study in Nepalese Himalaya Using Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System

Pages : 26 - 36

Authors :
Arun Bhakta Shrestha1 and Sharad Prasad Joshi2
1 International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, Nepal
2 Water and Energy Commission Secretariat, Nepal

Keywords : Snow cover, glacier fluctuation, satellite imageries, trend, snowline

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Water Rights: A key to sustainable development in Nepal

Pages : 37 - 43

Authors :
Madhav Narayan Shrestha
SNV Nepal West Portfolio (WaSH Consultant)

Keywords : muluki Ain (laws of land), Bhupati (land lords)

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Relating Hydrological Extremes with Area – A Case on Extreme Floods in South Central Nepal

Pages : 44 - 48

Authors :
Suresh Marahatta - Department of Meteorology, Tri-chandra Campus;;

Jagat Kumar Bhusal - Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Nepal

Keywords : South-central Nepal, specific discharge, rainfall intensity, depth area duration

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Water Quality Assessment and Associated Stressing Factors of the Seti River Basin, Pokhara Sub Metropolitan City

Pages : 49 - 57

Authors :
Mandira Shrestha - International Center for Integrate Mountain Development, Kathmandu, Nepal. Email:

Bandana Pradhan - Department of Community Medicine & Family Health, Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal

Ram Devi Tachamo - International Center for Integrate Mountain Development, Kathmandu, Nepal

Deep Narayan Shah - International Center for Integrate Mountain Development, Kathmandu, Nepal

Subodh Sharma - Aquatic Ecology Centre, Kathmandu University, Dhulikhel, Kavre, Nepal

Otto Moog - 4Department of Water, Atmosphere & Environment, Institute for Hydrobiology & Water Management, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, BOKU - Max Emanuel-Strasse 17, A- 1180 Vienna, Austria

Keywords : screening methodology, benthic macroinvertebrates, water quality, Seti River basin, river pollution

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Climate Change Impacts on Water Resources of Nepal with Reference to the Glaciers in the Langtang Himalayas

Pages : 58 - 65

Authors :
Narayan Prasad Chaulagain - Alternative Energy Promotion Centre, Kathmandu Nepal, Email:

Keywords : Climate Change, Water Resources, Nepal Himalayas, Glaciers

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Analysis of Channel Geometry and Sediment Transport in Palung and Chitlang Watersheds Using GIS

Pages : 66 - 75

Authors :
Bhola Nath Dhakal - Bhaktapur Multiple Campus, TU, Bhaktapur, E-mail:

Keywords : Channel geometry, discharge, GIS, landscape, River morphology

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