Criteria for assessing projects?
Projects that have been approved by the IFI Director will be assessed by the evaluation committee.
Projects will be assessed and scored on an 11 point scale as follows;
1. Conservation Limit (0-2 pts.).
Rivers below the CL scores 2 points.
Rivers with a CL between 100%-120% scores 1 point.
Rivers exceeding 120% of the CL scores 0.2.
2. Water Quality (1-5pts)
Based on the Q-Value a score of between 1-5 is allocated to the river.
(A Q-value of 1 scores 1 point. A Q-value of 5 scores 5 points).
3. The maximum benefit of the project to the river (1-4)
A score of between 1-4 is allocated to the maximum benefit of each project to the river.