Water Productivity Journal (WPJ) Quarterly Publication
Volume 1 (2021)
Number of Volumes 2
Number of Issues 6
Number of Articles 42
Number of Contributors 102
Article View 8,084
PDF Download 6,259
View Per Article 192.48
PDF Download Per Article 149.02
Number of Submissions 53
Rejected Submissions 3
Reject Rate 6
Accepted Submissions 45
Acceptance Rate 85
Time to Accept (Days) 90
Number of Indexing Databases 5
Number of Reviewers 113


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:Veresk Ettesal
  • Format: Electronic
  • Print ISSN: 2717-3062        Online ISSN:  2821-1103
  • Available from: 2020
  • Acceptance Rate: 30%
  • Frequency: Quarterly
  • 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 Productivity
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 2 , July 2022, Pages 5-36


  Introduction: Monsoon rains in August 1917 in Bangladesh affected close to 6.9 million people in Bangladesh. Rising waters began on August 11 and by August 15, one third of the country was submerged.The floods killed at least 115 people and forced close to 200,000 people from their homes. In some parts ...  Read More

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

Tanvi Arora

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2022, Pages 37-48


  Introduction: The faults and fractures of the granite are, according to their position in relation to the plane of deformation, hypothetically interpreted as tension and shear faults. The faults in shear position are supposed to be tight and have very little groundwater. The tension faults, on the other ...  Read More

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

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

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2022, Pages 49-60


  Introduction: 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 water productivity is in two products, Brassica napus and barley. ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Urban Water
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 2 , July 2022, Pages 61-72


  Introduction: Stormwater management is the effort to reduce runoff of rainwater ormelted snow into streets, lawns and other sites and the improvement ofwater quality, according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). When stormwater is absorbed into the soil, it is filtered andultimately ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Water Security
Prediction of meteorological parameters of minimum and maximum temperatures in Zayandehrud basin using time series analysis

Faezeh Jannesary; Saeid Eslamian; fatemeh jannesary

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2022, Pages 73-98


  Introduction: Iran is one of the countries in the world that needs water resources planning. In this research, the maximum and minimum temperatures in seven meteorological stations are analyzed and predicted. Time series analysis is a specific way of analyzing a sequence of data points collected over ...  Read More

Original Research Paper Climate Change
Investigation of temporal and spatial variations of meteorological drought in Lorestan province

Yaser Sabzevari; Saeid Eslamian

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2022, Pages 99-117


  Introduction: Drought is a deficiency in precipitation over an extended period. It is a part of normal climate variability in many climate zones. The duration of droughts varies widely. Drought can develop quickly and last only for a matter of weeks, exacerbated by extreme heat and/or wind, but more ...  Read More

Pressurized Irrigation
Evaluation of a Traveller Sprinkler System with Various Nozzles

R. K. Yatheendrdasan; J. Arathy; M. Rubasree; C. M. Shimola; R. Rajeswari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , 2021, , Pages 21-30


  Global climate change and its effect on water resources have further reduced the amount of water available for agriculture. Under this circumstance, the use of pressurized irrigation systems can be an option of enhancing the efficiency of water consumption. The mobile rain gun is very useful equipment ...  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

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

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

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

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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