Water harvesting for agriculture in the dry areas [E-Book] / Theib Y. Oweis, Dieter Prinz, Ahmed Y. Hachum.
Oweis, Theib Yousef.
Hachum, Ahmed Yousif / Prinz, Dieter.
Leiden, The Netherlands ; CRC Press/Balkema, c2012
xviii, 226 pages, [26] pages of col. plates, illustrations (some col.)
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Table of Contents:
  • Principles and practices of water harvesting
  • Hydrological aspects of water harvesting
  • Methods and techniques in water harvesting
  • Runoff inducement methods
  • Identification of areas suitable for water harvesting
  • Planning and design of water harvesting systems
  • Storage of harvested water
  • Implementation, operation, and maintenance of water harvesting systems
  • Socioeconomic issues
  • Water quality and environmental considerations.