The International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID) was established on 24 June, 1950 as a Scientific, Technical and Voluntary Not-for-profit Non-Governmental International Organization (NGO) with headquarters in New Delhi, India.

The Commission is dedicated to enhancing the worldwide supply of food and fibre for all people by improving water and land management and the productivity of irrigated and drained lands through appropriate management of water, environment and application of irrigation, drainage and flood management techniques. [For more information contact http://www.icid.org]



Montpellier, France 2015

  1. The 5th meeting of the Working Group on Sustainable Development of Tidal Areas (WG-SDTA) by Ruey-Chy Kao (Chinese Taipei)
  2. How stakeholder Involvement Guides Integrated Management in Tidal Wetlands in Taiwan by Hsiao-Wen Wang and Pin-Han Kuo (Chinese Taipei
  3. Adapting to Climate Change: Examples from the Netherlands by Henk Ritzema (Netherlands)
  4. Estimation of temporal and spatial distribution of salinity and desalinization time according to internal development scenarios in the Saemangeum Reservoir by Junghoon Choi et al  (Korea)


  1. Global Inventory of Closed-off Tidal Basins and Developments after the Closure, Bart Schultz, Laszlo Hayde, and Park Sang-Hyun
  2. Reliability of Tidal Irrigation System for Leaching and Flushing of Acidity in the Reclamation of Acid Sulphate Soil, Kalimantan Indonesia, Budi Santoso Wignyosukarto
  3. Developing Strategic Operation of Water Management in Tidal Lowland Agriculture Areas of South Sumatera, Indonesia, Dr. Momon Sodik Imanudin
  4. New mandate of WG SDTA, Dr. Ruey-Chy Kao
  5. Investigation and Assessment of Submarine Groundwater Discharge of Ping-Tung Near Shore Area in Southwestern Taiwan, Ruey-Chy Kao, Peter O. Zavialov, and Chung-Feng Ding
  6. Monitoring of Shallow Groundwater Salinity in Livestock Manure Application to Tidal Reclaimed Land, Eun Mi Hong, Jin-Yong Choi, Seung-Hwan Yoo, Won Ho Nam, and Jin Kie Yeo
  7. Application of Decision Support System to Sustainable Lowland Planning and Management in Yunlin Area, Taiwan, Hsiao-Wen Wang, Chun-Yao Yang, and Pin-Han Kuo
  8. Catchment Water Quality Management Planning for Sustainable Development of Tidal Areas, Joong-Dae CHOI, Kyong-Jae Lim, and Cheol-Hee Won
  9. Habitat for Migratory Birds in Tidal Reclaimed Area of Korea, Park Sang Hyun, et.al
  10. Temporal and Spatial Variations of Heavy Metal Concentrations in Sediments of the Tainan Coastal Area, Anping Harbor and Tainan Canal, Southwestern Taiwan, Ping Chen, Cheng-Wei Yu, Ta-Kang Liu, Jin-Li Yu, and Kuo-Tung, Jiann