Water and the land

facts about our water problem
  • 13 Pages
  • 4.72 MB
  • English
U.S. Soil Conservation Service. , Washington
Water rights, Water-s
SeriesSCS-TP -- 134, SCS-TP -- 134.
ContributionsUnited States. Soil Conservation Service
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25600287M

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Earth's land and water come in many shapes and sizes from mountains to valleys and from oceans to streams. “In his sprawling, provocative book The Dreamt Land, journalist Mark Arax examines California's long-building water crisis with the keen, loving, troubled eye of a native son.

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Focusing on the developing contries of Asia, Africa and South America, chapters explore the diverse livelihoods of people in these areas, the impact of land-water management on environments, new techniques and methodologies and lessons learned in land and water management to solve the conflicts between agriculture, aquaculture and fisheries.

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