Water Productivity Journal (WPJ) Quarterly Publication
Volume 1 (2021)
Number of Volumes 2
Number of Issues 5
Number of Articles 37
Number of Contributors 92
Article View 6,349
PDF Download 5,191
View Per Article 171.59
PDF Download Per Article 140.3
Number of Submissions 50
Rejected Submissions 3
Reject Rate 6
Accepted Submissions 44
Acceptance Rate 88
Time to Accept (Days) 91
Number of Indexing Databases 5
Number of Reviewers 111


Water Productivity Journal (WPJ) is a reviewed quarterly publication concerned with appropriate aspects of applied water management indices and modern techniqe in improving Water Productivity (WP). WPJ is a quarterly open access publication, which publishes of original research articles, review articles. There is no Article Processing Charge (APC) In this journal. WPJ has been launched with the help of young specialized editorial staff in order to improve Water Productivity in various users, especially in agriculture.

  • Concessionaire: vereskettesal 
  • Country of Publication: Iran
  • Director-in-Charge: Dr. Mahdi Sarai Tabrizi
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Saeid Eslamian
  • Publisher: Farzanegan Danesh Pouyan Namdar Digital Printing House (Qom)
  • Format: Electronic
  • Print ISSN: 2717-3062
  • Available from: 2020
  • Acceptance Rate: 30%
  • Frequency: Quarterly
  • Publication Dates: 
  • Advance Access: Open access
  • Language: English
  • Scope: Water Productivity (WP), Virtual Water (VW), Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM)
  • Article Processing Charges: 0
  • Type of Journal: Research Article
  • Open Access: Yes
  • Indexed & Abstracted: SID-Google Scholar- MAGIRAN
  • Policy: Double Editorial Review, Double Blind Peer Review
  • Review Time: 2 month
  • Contact E-mail: water.productivity.journal2020@gmail.com
  • Alternate E-mail: wpj@vereskettesal.com
Original Research Paper Water Harvesting
Trend analysis of pre-monsoon flash floods for the Northeast Haor Region of Bangladesh to assess the impact on boro productivity

Binata Roy; G M Tarekul Islam; A.K.M. Saiful Islam; Biswa Bhattacharya; Md. Jamal Uddin Khan

Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 1-22


  Pre-monsoon (March-May) flash flood in the northeast Haor region of Bangladesh has drawn much attention due to its early onset, high frequency, and adverse impact on the Boro crop. To understand its past changes and future occurrences, a trend analysis is carried out on the observed 3 - hourly water ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Irrigation Efficiency
Evaluation of rapeseed and barley irrigation management

Seyed Mostafa Tabatabaee Amiri; M. H. Ahmadpour; M. M. Doustmohhamadi; Mousa Maleki

Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 23-30


  In this study, irrigation evaluation of different cultivars of Rapeseed and barley in 2017-2018 crop year was performed in Sharifabad farm of Qamroud section of Qom. The result led to optimization of cultivation and improved productivity water is in two products, Brassica napus and barley. The Groundwater ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Irrigation Network
Validation of Manning’s n equations for a swale with a subdrainage channel as water storage

Khairul Rahmah Ayub; Aminuddin Ab. Ghani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 31-38


  In stormwater management systems, a swale is one of the flow control-at-source facilities. The application of swale with a subdrainage channel in Malaysia urban areas is new and promising to control urban flash floods. Rainfall-runoff infiltrate to the subdrainage can be stored and become proper irrigation ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Groundwater Productivity
Time lapse monitoring of the vadose zone response of a granitic aquifer in experimental hydrogeological park: a case study in south India


Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 39-46


  The electrical conductivities of rocks and soils are highly dependent of the water saturation. Variations in electrical resistivity are monitored by time lapse electrical resistivity tomography (TLERT) during a long duration pumping test. This experiment is carried out in the Experimental Hydrogeological ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Ecohydrology
Floods in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna river basins in Bangladesh: An overview on Charland settlement relocations pattern

Shafi Noor Islam; Sandra Reinstädtler; Albrecht Gnauck

Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 47-61


  The physical characteristics of geographic location, river morphology, and the monsoon climate render Bangladesh highly vulnerable to natural disasters, primarily floods and cyclones. River flood has exerted a more significant impact on the culture, society, and economy of Bangladesh. The Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Groundwater Productivity
Validation evaluation of some wells in Wadi Al-Mohammadi basin for agricultural exploitation

Mushtak Ahmed Gharbi; Abdulkarem Ahmed Alalwany; Ahmed Fawzi Shfig; Saeideh Parvizi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 63-74


  The present study examines the chemical properties of the groundwater in the Wadi Al-Mohammadi basin, which is located between the cities of Ramadi and Hit in the Upper Euphrates region. The study is conducted based on the field, geomorphological and geological study of the study area. The water quality ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Water and Soil Conservation
Comparative evaluation of soil aggregate stability using classical and fractal methods

Shiva Mohammadian Khorasani

Volume 2, Issue 1 , 2022, Pages 75-85


  Improving water and soil productivity and its management by considering soil structure, soil textures and soil physics parameters are an important criterion for the suitable management of soil and water resources. One of the relatively new methods proposed to explain soil structure in a quantitative ...  Read More

Climate Change
Impacts of Climate Change and Water Resources Management in the Southern Mediterranean Countries

Noureddine Gaaloul; Saeid Eslamian; Rim Katlance

Volume 1, Issue 1 , 2021, , Pages 51-72


  This study seeks to assess the effects of climate change on the agriculture sector across a number of Southern  Mediterranean countries and evaluate relevant policy measures addressing these challenges for the region. Agriculture is dependent on land and water use, and key activity for rural populations ...  Read More

Water Out of Waste – Solar-Desalination-Humidification-Dehumidification Auxiliaries Processing Extractive Industrial Operations

Amir Parnian; James Nicholas Furze; Amin Parnian

Volume 1, Issue 1 , 2021, , Pages 31-38


  Oil and gas drilling produce saline brine, posing a threat and great risk to the environment. Desalination is a pathway to freshwater production and brine removal, however, the energy required for processing and highly concentrated brines curtail the approach. Solar desalination humidification dehumidification ...  Read More

Physical and Chemical Water Quality Parameters Sensing IoT Systems for Improving Water Productivity

João Miguel Santos; José Jasnau Caeiro; João Carlos Martins; João Filipe Santos; Patrícia Palma

Volume 1, Issue 2 , 2021, , Pages 33-46


  The paper presents a study of Internet of Things (IoT) systems used on physical and chemical water quality and resources sensing. The United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for 2030, declaring a commitment to “Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation ...  Read More

Evaporation Reduction
Assessment and Simulation of Evaporation Front Depth and Intensity from Different Soil Surface Conditions Regarding Diverse Static Levels

Jamshid Piri; Anurag Malik; Ozgur Kisi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , 2021, , Pages 1-20


  The knowledge about soil evaporation is essential for improving water productivity (WP) in water-limited regions. Evaporation front (EF) depth and intensity (EI) are the most important components of agricultural activities and environmental issues, the physical characteristics of soil play a significant ...  Read More

Water Harvesting
Water Productivity Enhancement Through Controlling The Flood Inundation of The Surrounding Region of Navsari Purna River, India

Darshan J Mehta; Varun Yennam Kumar

Volume 1, Issue 2 , 2021, , Pages 11-20


  Water productivity may carry different meanings to different people, and may differ between but also within groups of water users. The term water productivity is used exclusively to denote the amount of the product over the volume of water diverted. This research paper presents one-dimensional hydrodynamic ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Climate Change
Socio-hydrological Resilience to Climate-induced Drought: A case of Naogaon, Bangladesh

Urmi Jahan Tanni; Nahrin Jannat Hossain; Md Mahfuzul Haque; Md Redwanul Islam

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 30 December 2021


  Drought poses significant environmental and economic threats in northwestern parts of Bangladesh. It results mainly due to uncertainty in rainfall and long-dry weather pattern. Scientists predict that less rainfall, characterized by climate change, will increase water scarcity and lead to severe hydrological ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Groundwater Productivity
Assessment of the Groundwater of UmErdhuma-Tayarat Aquifer for Various Purposes and Uses

Saeideh Parvizi; AbdulKarem Ahmed Meklef; hasan bardan aswad; Husam Muklef Nage; Noori Hamad Erzayek

Articles in Press, Corrected Proof, Available Online from 30 December 2021


  A groundwater quality investigation has been carried out within Kasra-Nukhaib district (west Iraq), The physicochemical analyses of twenty-four groundwater samples collected from UmErdhuma-Tayarat Aquifer are used in the determination of groundwater assessment for various uses supported by standard limits ...  Read More

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