i. Zari Village, Gujarat:
An integrated watershed was developed in Zari village, which included desilting of lake, construction of earthen dam and a waste weir. This has led to ground water recharge and water availability in the nearby wells and also for crop irrigation.
Integrated Watershed Development at Zari Village, Gujarat
ii. Sigam village, Gujarat:
We desilted two lakes, ensuring year-round water availability for the villagers. The project was a boon as it provided water for crop irrigation in the Rabi (winter) and Zaid (summer) season, positively influencing the household income of the farmers.
Lake Desilting at Sigam Village
Litres of water potential created