IRS has carried out more than 100 projects in the past and 12 projects are now in progress which are sponsored by central, state and private organisations. The completed major projects and its out put are briefly outlined below.
COMPLETED MAJOR PROJECTS
Sponsored by Government of Tamil Nadu
Project Title : Western Ghats Resource Information System
Sponsoring Agency : Planning and Development Dept., Government of Tamil Nadu
Output : An information system for protecting the Eco system of Western Ghats
Project Title : HADP project – establishment of cadastral level watershed resources
information system (CLRIS) for all the micro-watersheds
Sponsoring Agency: Project Director, HADP, Udhagamandalam
Output: A customized software to provide information about the action plan suggested based on integration of several data.
Project Title: Watershed Information System
Sponsoring Agency: Planning & Development Department, Government of TN.
Output : A touch screen Information system has been developed for Theni District & handed over to District administration
Project Title : Evaluation of Western Ghats Development programme for a decade using RS and GIS in Tirunelveli District
Sponsoring Agency: Planning, Development and Special Initiative Dept., Govt. of TN.
Output: Indicators to assess the impact of development of Western Ghats
Project Title : Hill Area Development Programme
Sponsoring Agency: Project Director, HADP, OOTY
Output: Action plan for soil & water conservation on 1:8000 scale
Project Title : Panchayat Resources Information System
Sponsoring Agency: State Planning Commission, Chennai -5
Output : Resources Information systems at project level for day to day administration.
Project Title: Identification of Groundwater Recharge areas using RS & GIS for all the blocks of Tamil Nadu.
Sponsoring Agency: Rajiv Gandhi Drinking water Mission
Output : Recharge Zonation map (Block-wise) with appropriate recharge structures.