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ICAR-IISWC, Dehradun inks two MoUs

26 July, 2021, Dehradun: The ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil & Water Conservation, Dehradun, Uttarakhand signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) today.The First MoU was signed with the National Highway Authority of India (NHAI), New Delhi for “Developing Vegetation-based Technologies for dust and erosion control along the National Highway”.

Dr. M. Madhu, Director, ICAR-IISWC, Dehradun, Uttarakhand and Mr. Ajay Sabharawal, General Manager (Technical), NHAI, New Delhi signed the MoU on the behalf of their respective organizations.The Second MoU was signed with the National Remote Sensing Centre, ISRO, DOS, Balanagar, Hyderabad for “Establishment of Field Equipment for validation of evapotranspiration and soil moisture products under National Hydrology Project (NHP)” by the Director ICAR-IISWC, Dehradun.

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Dr. N.K. Sharma, Dr. M. Muruganandam, Dr. Rajesh Kaushal and Dr. Gopal Kumar from the ICAR-IISWC, Dehradun and Mr. Pravin Katiyar, Technical Officer, Regional Office, Dehradun, Uttarakhand were also present during the occasion.