Water resources management by exanple of the municipality and Mount Strzelin

key words: a small reservoir, water resources, water management programs


The results of works on the study of the flood protection for Strzelin voivod ship are presented in the paper. More in detail the conditionings connected with the principles of the modern water policy and methodical aspect of the study are discussed. Rational management of water resources is in accordance with the act from 18 July 2001 Water Law (Dz. U. z 2005 r. Nr 239, poz. 2019 z późn. zm ) one of the cornerstones of sustainable development. The main goal of water management programs is to ensure an adequate water quantity and quality for the population, and to floods and drought protection as well as improvement the status of aquatic ecosystems. Components of such programs is to update the surface impoundment, then the development of flood protection schemes, and estimation of investment needs for irrigation. Condition of flood hazard arising from the possibility of flooding of both rainfall and snowmelt, occurs practically for the whole of Lower Silesia. On the other hand, causing declining water resources to focus on cost-effective water resources management and to draw attention to the potential lying in the small retention.This paper describes some elements of water management plan in a basin of the Oława river. Selecting objects to the proposed implementation was based on small retention program developed for the Lower Silesia province. The paper fo-cuses on the current state of water management and forecast for the year 2015.




Malczewska B., Gromada O., Jawecki B. 2011. Water resources management by exanple of the municipality and Mount Strzelin. Infrastruktura i Ekologia Terenów Wiejskich. Nr 2011/ 07