Rainfed benchmark Site selection and characterization

Published Date
December 31, 2011
Type
Book Chapter
Rainfed benchmark Site selection and characterization
Authors:
Mohamed Boughlala
Abdalla Laamari, Mohammed Karrou, Mohamed Boutfirass, H. Benaouda, Bogachan Benli, Bahri Abdeljabar, A. Arfani, A. Bouufatma, Kamel Shideed, Theib Oweis

From these workshops and an analysis of project documentation, we can conclude that possibilities for the improvement of water use do exist. These improvements depend not only on technical aspects, but also on organization and policy considerations.

Citation:
Mohamed Boughlala, Abdalla Laamari, Mohammed Karrou, Mohamed Boutfirass, H. Benaouda, Bogachan Benli, Bahri Abdeljabar, A. Arfani, A. Bouufatma, Kamel Shideed, Theib Oweis. (31/12/2011). Rainfed benchmark Site selection and characterization, in "Improving water and land productivities in rainfed systems. Community-Based Optimization of the Management of Scarce Water Resources in Agriculture in CWANA. Report no. 8". Aleppo, Syria: International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA).
Keywords:
rangeland
socioeconomics
benchmark sites
water
drought
land use
north africa
farming systems
crop improvement
impact assessment
water use efficiency