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Pollution control manual for irrigated agriculture

Keith Kepler

Pollution control manual for irrigated agriculture

by Keith Kepler

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency, Region VIII, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Denver, Colo, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irrigation farming -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Keith Kepler, Don Carlson, W. Tom Pitts.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    SeriesEPA-908/3-78-002
    ContributionsCarlson, Don., Pitts, W. Tom., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Region VIII.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 213 p. :
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17818527M

    In the United States, an estimated 20 to 25 percent of all irrigated land [about 10 million acres (4 million hectares)] suffers from salt-caused yield reductions (2). Though less menacing than pollution from . The planning, design, operation and maintenance of a sprinkler irrigation design is explained. The following systems are dealt with: (1) semi-portable sprinkler irrigation systems for individual farms; (2) Cited by: 1.

    Water pollution induced by rainfed and irrigated agriculture in Mediterranean environment at basin scale Article (PDF Available) in Ecohydrology and Hydrobiology 11() January with. Note: This section focuses on crop agriculture and is divided into two subsections: dryland agriculture management and irrigation management. The first subsection deals with project design and the .

    Most of the world=s fruits and vegetables are grown with irrigation. Providing the same food without irrigation would likely have even greater environmental impacts. We must educate the public of the . iii Preface iv 1 Rice and water 1 Rice environments 1 Irrigated lowlands 1 The rice field and its water balance 1 Groundwater under rice fields 5 Rice water productivity 5 Global rice File Size: 3MB.


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