Essays about: "irrigation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 250 essays containing the word irrigation.

  1. 1. Hydrus-1D as a tool to understand contamination of an aquifer: A case study in the Central Valley of Cochabamba

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk geologi

    Author : Theo Nyberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In water resource management, it is of importance to be able to predict how different activities might contaminate aquifers. For this kind of application, numerical modelling of water and solute transport can be a useful tool. READ MORE

  2. 2. Causes and impact of surface water pollution in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Eriksson; Jonathan Sigvant; [2019]
    Keywords : Akaki river; E. coli; health risk; interview study; irrigation; physico-chemical parameters; water samples; Akaki; E. coli; fysikalisk-kemiska parametrar; hälsorisker; intervjustudie; vattenprover;

    Abstract : Surface water is globally becoming more and more a scarce resource, and in Addis Ababa the capital of Ethiopia, river water quality has been degraded due to anthropological forcing for many years. Therefore, the study objective was to investigate causes and impact of surface water pollution in Kebena and Great Akaki rivers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of a GIS methodology to evaluate informal urban green areas for inclusion in a community governance program

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Katalin Bunyevácz; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; informal urban green spaces; community governance; multi- criteria analysis; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Informal green spaces are “small green areas” which are some square meter plots along streets or in junctions, in front of public or private buildings. Informal urban green space become or remain in neglected condition due to the lack of capacity of the municipality to maintain them. READ MORE

  4. 4. Water availability challenges in Mozambique – implications to the Nexus

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Ylva Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Den här rapporten undersöker möjliga framtider för vattentillgångarna och vattenkonsumptionen i området kring Pungwefloden i Mozambique med hänsyn till den naturliga miljön och vattenanvändningen. De vanligaste landklasserna i området är olika typer av skog. READ MORE

  5. 5. Water reuse in peri-urban areas : A case study of Kibondemaji, Dar es Salaam,Tanzania

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Niklas Johansson; Saga Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Water reuse; peri-urban; areas; wastewater;

    Abstract : An increasing number of countries worldwide is becoming water-stressed, sub-Saharan Africa being one of the most recurrent regions within this discourse. Tanzania, one of the countries in the region, is no exception: large population growth has increased pressure on its precious water resources. READ MORE