About The Author

H. R. Shwetha is a research associate at the Indian Institute of Science.

Satellites To Estimate Reference Evapotranspiration And Air Temperature

Peninsular rivers in India are heavily dependent on monsoons. Climate change is likely to worsen the situation as monsoon patterns change. Due to the enormous demand for water from various sectors, water resources have become limited and led to overexploitation. Precise estimation of reference evapotranspiration (ETo) plays a vital role in water resources management. ETo