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Hidden waters in arid lands

Hidden waters in arid lands

report of a workshop on groundwater research needs in arid and semi arid zones held in Paris, France, 25 November 1974

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Published by International Development Research Centre in Ottawa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor: L.A. Heindl.
SeriesIDRC -- 057e
ContributionsHeindl, L. A., International Development Research Centre.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17288094M

IN ARID/SEMIARID LANDS: SELECTED FOREIGN EXPERIENCE University Press of the Pacific, United States, Paperback. Book Condition: New. x mm. Language: English. Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This report complements the forthcoming OTA assessment on water and agriculture in U.S. arid/semiarid lands. The full assessment. Wow, am I glad we visited the Arid Lands Botanic Gardens while in Port Augusta, we had a 4 year old and 5 year old with us and they had a ball, great little area set up for the kids, great range of native plants to purchase and the food and service in the cafe was amazing, / TripAdvisor reviews.

Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, Port Augusta: Hours, Address, Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden Reviews: /5 Get the full experience and book a tour. Nature, Culture, Adventure & Wine – A Journey to the Flinders and back Your expert guide will take you off the beaten track to discover these regions hidden gems. $3, / TripAdvisor reviews. As water shortages become more common, today’s farmers are being forced to return to old ways of finding the water hidden in nature. Nadezhda Bolotina/Shutterstock By Michael J. Coren 2 minute Read.

  The dynamics of dryland farming are different and harsh than irrigated farming. So the problems of dryland agriculture are also unique. Water is the chief requirement for cropping. The crops in dryland or arid lands have to face the challenge of shortage of water more frequently. Rainfall is the sole option for them to get water.   THE DREAMT LAND Chasing Water and Dust Across California By was meant to encourage reclamation of arid lands throughout the American West, using irrigation to transform an immense wasteland.


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