Microcatchment water harvesting systems for fruit trees and shrubs

Published Date
January 31, 2011
Type
Book Chapter
Microcatchment water harvesting systems for fruit trees and shrubs
Authors:
bassam snobar
Theib Oweis, H. Nofal

This report will focus on results of 2004/05 and 2005/06 seasons in which the conventional handmade microcatchment was compared to the mechanized one through research done at the Jordan University of Science and Technology site.

Citation:
Bassam snobar, Theib Oweis, H. Nofal. (31/1/2011). Microcatchment water harvesting systems for fruit trees and shrubs, in "Water Benchmarks of CWANA- Rehabilitation and integrated management of dry rangelands environments with water harvesting - Number 9". Aleppo, Syria: International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA).
Keywords:
microcatchment
socioeconomics
benchmark sites
soil
water
shrubs
drought
land use
livestock
fruit trees
farming systems
water harvesting
natural resources
impact assessment