1st Edition

Irrigation Development In Africa Lessons Of Experience

By Jon R. Moris Copyright 1990
    704 Pages
    by Routledge

    705 Pages
    by Routledge

    Irrigation Development in Africa: Lessons of Experience is a veritable encyclopedia of information on African irrigation. It describes a significant subset of the African irrigation experience, from traditional flood recession systems to large projects like Gezira and Bura.

    1. Introduction 2. Hydrological Environments 3. Agronomy and Irrigation in Africa 4. Technical Difficulties 5. Case Studies 6. Socioeconomic Issues 7. Land Tenure Issues 8. Irrigation Project Economics 9. Irrigation Management 10. Implications for Donors