Water Evaluation and Planning

Acronym:

WEAP

Liaise ownership:

yes

Description:

WEAP is a user-friendly software tool that takes an
integrated approach to water resources planning.
WEAP provides a unique approach for conducting integrated water resources planning assessments
Stakeholder Process Transparent structure facilitates
engagement of diverse stakeholders in an open process
Water Balance A database maintains water demand and
supply information to drive mass balance model on a linknode architecture Simulation Based Calculates water demand, supply, runoff, infiltration, crop requirements, flows, and storage, and pollution generation, treatment, discharge and in stream water quality under varying hydrologic and policy scenarios Policy Scenarios Evaluates a full range of water development and management options, and takes account of multiple and competing uses of water systems User-friendly Interface Graphical drag-and-drop GIS-based interface with flexible model output as maps, charts and tables

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Contact:

SEI