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Watershed management survey

Watershed management survey

Land use of stream reservations in Kumbalwela Korale, Badulla District, consisting of upper reaches of Badulu and Kirindi Oya basins : report of a survey

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Published by The Board in Colombo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Badulla (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Sri Lanka -- Badulla (District),
    • Land use -- Planning -- Sri Lanka -- Badulla (District)

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementcarried out by the Investigation Unit of the Water Resources Board.
      ContributionsSri Lanka. Jala Sampat Manḍạlaya. Investigation Unit.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC504.8.B33 W37 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination37 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages37
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4079854M
      LC Control Number79905297

      Watershed Analysis: U.S. Geological Survey - National Water -Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program - Studies in more than 50 major river basins and aquifers covering nearly all 50 states, USGS scientists collect and interpret data about water chemistry, hydrology, land use, stream habitat, and aquatic life. • Sample Watershed Survey and Map Assessment Form One of the most rewarding and least costly monitoring activities a volunteer program can conduct is the Watershed Survey. Some programs call it a windshield survey, a visual survey, or a watershed inventory. It is, in essence, a comprehensive survey of.

      The incentive of watershed programs is to increase the return on investment with over 20% for 65% of the projects that are currently underperforming. This book provides a comprehensive presentation of the realization of improved rain fed agriculture yield in semi-arid and dry land areas. He has worked in diverse fields like Soil Survey and Land Evaluation, Water and Nutrient Management, Resource Inventory, Resource Conservation and Integrated Watershed Management. Dr. Yadav has more than 60 research papers in national and international journals, 1 book, 10 technical bulletins, 15 book chapters and many articles to his credit.

      Watershed resources management: An integrated framework with studies from Asia and the Pacific (Studies in water policy and management) by William K. Easter, John A. Dixon, Maynard M. Hufschmidt and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   This new edition is a major revision of the popular introductory reference on hydrology and watershed management principles, methods, and applications. The book's content and scope have been improved and condensed, with updated chapters on the management of forest, woodland, rangeland, agricultural urban, and mixed land use watersheds.


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