A review of groundwater in islands using SWOT analysis.

Praveena, Sarva Mangala and Aris, Ahmad Zaharin (2009) A review of groundwater in islands using SWOT analysis. World Review of Science, Technology and Sustainable Development, 6 (2/3/4). pp. 186-203. ISSN 1741-2234

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This paper has focused and reviewed the groundwater of 55 islands around the world using Strength, Weakness, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) analyses selected based on existing literatures and studies conducted. The SWOT analysis output fills in the gap of scientific knowledge and helps in groundwater management. The overall of groundwater management in islands should be conducted by the highest government level. The institutional framework must make sure that any development and management of water resources in these islands take place in national level planning. The main thing is to ensure collaborations between agencies for sustainable management of groundwater in islands.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Islands; Groundwater; SWOT; Strengths; Weakness; Opportunities.
Subject:Groundwater - Management.
Subject:Groundwater - Quality.
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Environmental Studies
DOI Number:10.1504/WRSTSD.2009.031840
ID Code:12819
Deposited By: Khairil Ridzuan Khahirullah
Deposited On:05 Dec 2011 04:06
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