Water Productivity Journal (WPJ) Quarterly Publication
Number of Volumes {1}
Number of Issues {3}
Number of Articles {21}
Number of Contributors {53}
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Number of Submissions 39
Rejected Submissions 3
Reject Rate 8
Accepted Submissions 28
Acceptance Rate 72
Time to Accept (Days) 54
Number of Indexing Databases 4
Number of Reviewers 96

Water Productivity Journal of (WPJ) is an open access quarterly Publication. The title welcomes original, review, novel and high-impact contributions from the related Water Engineering and sciences and Agricultural Water management issues. The WPJ has been indexed in the well-known world databases mainly; SID, MAGIRAN, CIVILICA, and Google Scholar Scientific databases. The title is also a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). All submitted manuscripts are checked for similarity through a trustworthy software named iThenticate to be assured about its originality and then rigorously peer-reviewed by the international reviewers. The WPJ is affected for manuscripts submitted from July 01, 2020.      

 

Original Research Paper
1. Assessment of Equity in Water Distribution at Watercourse Level and Its Impact on Water Productivity

Fiaz Hussain; Amir Iqbal

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 1-12

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.274829.1032

Abstract
  The impacts of water variation differ in their magnitude in different canal irrigation systems, mainly due to variations in water availability (timings and amounts), crop types and soil fertility status. These necessitates conducting site-specific research and studies to evaluate the impact of variations ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
2. Assessing crop water productivity at Nyanyadzi smallholder irrigation scheme in Zimbabwe

Never Mujere; Dominic Mazvimavi

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 13-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.275170.1033

Abstract
  This study determines the effects of variations in relative water supply (RWS) on bean and wheat crop water productivity (WP) under irrigation in Block C at Nyanyadzi irrigation scheme in Zimbabwe. Water supply, bean and wheat crop yield data spanning 17 cropping seasons from 1970 to 2003 were obtained ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
3. Applicability of water reuse for coastal shrimp ponds in southern Bangladesh

PRABAL BARUA; Maitri BARUA

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 25-42

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.270535.1028

Abstract
  Coastal aquaculture is the most productive export earning sectors of Bangladesh. South-Eastern coast of Bangladesh is the most productive region of coastal aquauculture and millions of people depend on this sectors for livelihood. Three categories of tidal water exchange system based ponds of canal connected, ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
4. Fog water harvesting investigation as a water supply resource in arid and semi-arid areas

Negin Zamani; Mousa Maleki; Faezeh Eslamian

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 43-52

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.272244.1029

Abstract
  In view of high population growth and water resources deficit in arid and semiarid area and groundwater resources shortage in mountainous area, there is an urgent need to identify the alternative sources of potable water. Fog is one of such sources of water. Although fog water yielding potential is largely ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
5. Water stewardship as an aid to water productivity

Josephine Treacy

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 53-66

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.280056.1037

Abstract
  The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have predicted from the years 2000 to 2050 the industrial demand for water will increase by 400 %. This manuscript will discuss water stewardship as an aid to water productivity. The benefits of the integration of water stewardship and ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
6. The role of groundwater production alternative on water productivity in the southern high plains region of Texas, USA

Abdullah Karim; Iftekhar Ahmed

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 67-74

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.277056.1034

Abstract
  Texas ranks third in the United States in both agricultural acres irrigated and irrigation water applied. Significant advances have been made in irrigation efficiency and water productivity.; however, some challenges remain. The agricultural sector responds to change, and farmers and ranchers have demonstrated ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
7. Identification of heavy metal contamination in lake sediments using lead isotopes: the case of Saint-Point and Grand Maclu lakes (France)

Nedjai Rachid

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Spring 2021, Pages 75-85

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.279769.1035

Abstract
  The production of drinking water enters a crucial phase as soon as the sources of contamination multiply and extractions increase. Numerous studies have looked at limnic reserves with a strong heritage character, often used to meet the drinking water needs of communities. They highlight the state of ...  Read More

Floodwater Harvesting
1. 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 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 11-20

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.264752.1024

Abstract
  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

Evaporation Reduction
2. 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 , Summer 2020, , Pages 1-20

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2020.119472

Abstract
  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

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

Amir Parnian; James Nicholas Furze; Amin Parnian

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2020, , Pages 31-38

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2020.119474

Abstract
  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

Water Security
4. A Review on Surface Enhanced Experimental Catchments to Improve Farm Water Security and Resilience in a Drying Climate in Southwestern Australia

Neil A Coles; David Stanton; Chun Woo Baek

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Winter 2021, , Pages 13-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2021.262528.1021

Abstract
  In this paper, the evolution of runoff enhancement treatments on both natural and artificial (or roaded) catchments used for rainfall harvesting to supply small on-farm dams in south-western Australia is reviewed. Over the last seven decades, various experimental treatments and approaches to enhance ...  Read More

Unconventional Water
5. Evaluation of a Pilot Saline Water Treatment Unit using a Solar-Thermal Concentrator with Zero Energy Cost for Arid Regions

Mohammed Abu-Dayeh Matouq; Abhishek Tiwary; Aiman Alawin; Jamal Othman; Naser Kloub

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2020, , Pages 85-92

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/wpj.2020.119478

Abstract
  This work compares the performance of a solar still during winter and summer months for purification of salty water, suiting arid conditions to produce distilled water. To ensure zero energy cost, the apparatus is completely run on ambient solar energy pipes for water circulation and heating, without ...  Read More

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