International Symposium on
Drylands Ecology and Human Security
Pollutants Effects on the Surface Water Quality
A. Khodadadi1*, G.R. Nabi-Bidhendi1, A. Torabian1 and A.K. Darban2
1Environmental Engineering, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran
2Environmental Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
With Iran as a water scarce country, with a mean annual rainfall of below 250 mm, the use of water is critical to the development of the country’s industry. However, due to past exploitation, and the increasing demand for water, the regulation of water resources is essential.
Keywords: Water quality simulation; Minimum instream flow; Model calibration; Karoon River; Dissolved oxygen