Selection of Reference Year

The reference year is that year, from which agricultural statistics on

are used.

This selection is required for the calculation of historical water demand, and also very useful for the formulation of future scenarios. Please note, that the compilation of the input data involved a lot of manual processing; in principle, year 1998 is the only year with reliable statistics.

The reference year is selected in "Form0 - Selected Irrigation Centers" with the following control:

Please note, that only the year that is shown with white letters on black background has been selected (by using the arrow-keys of the above control and than clicking on the desired selection).