River Basin Ecology Division:
Quantification and mapping of abiotic & biotic components.
Documentation of functions and services of river basin.
Identification and mapping of degradational factors of the rivers, water resources, forest, grassland, cropland, wetlands & estuaries.
Impact of climate change on productive behavior of the basin.
Hydrology & Pollution Management Division:
Study of hydrological cycle for various purposes.
Rain water harvesting and ground water recharging.
Maintenance of environmental flow of the surface water & manage ground water.
Identification and mapping of pollution sources, quantification of pollutants load.
Technology Development Division:
Identification, evaluation & development of eco-friendly technologies.
Establishment of community treatment plants.
Recycling of waste materials and green technology development.
Recommendation of appropriate technologies for proper water resources management.
Socio-Economic & Cultural Division:
Preparation of a state-of-the-art documentation of the river basin related to socio-cultural-economic & religious status of the river basin.
Documentation of the ancient practices for river conservation.
Development of the criteria for sustainable use of water for irrigation, industries, municipalities & domestic purposes.
Impact assessment of the socio-cultural & religious events like Kumbh, Chhatha, Durgapuja, Ganapati festival, etc.
Scientific analysis of traditional knowledge & practices.
Data Management & Information Division:
Collection, generation, computation and analysis of data.
Dissemination of the information related to pollution and conservation of the river basin.
Modeling for future projections to manage water resources.
Development of need based courses related to river rejuvenation & water conservation.
Mass awareness programs based on research findings & reliable ecological data.