​​Basic Components of the Watershed Approach in Karnataka


The watershed development aproach, as implemented in Karnataka, consists of following components

  • ​ Human resource development (community development), 
  •  Soil and land management, 
  •  Water management, 
  •  Afforestation, 
  •  Pasture/fodder development, 
  •  Livestock managment, rural energy management and 
  •  Farm and non farm value addition activites;
This system has led to overall development of the human resource an​d environment in the watershed.​