Special classes of lands and reclamation methods

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Farm Irrigation

There is no doubt that irrigation makes a major contribution to agricultural production, making a...

Smartcities and Eco-Warriors

Modern methods of agriculture have led to cities growing out of control and reducing the available...

Losing your Land: Dispossession in the Great Lakes

Losing your Land

Dispossession in the Great Lakes


Examines a new aspect of one of the highest profile issues facing Africa today-land-grabbing-and...

Modern and Traditional Irrigation Technologies in the Eastern Mediterranean

A water crisis is threatening several regions of the world. In the Middle East and North Africa, the...

Roots in the African Dust: Sustaining the Sub-Saharan Drylands

Roots in the African Dust

Sustaining the Sub-Saharan Drylands


A revisionist study of dryland Africa which synthesises much of the best work of past years.

Designing Rainwater Harvesting Systems: Integrating Rainwater into Building Systems

Designing Rainwater Harvesting Systems

Integrating Rainwater into Building Systems

Wiley (2014)

Water conservation is one of the most effective sustainable design practices, yet few professionals...

Designing the Reclaimed Landscape

The first practical yet in-depth exploration of how to reclaim the post-industrial landscape, this...

Water and Cereals in Drylands

This topic is central to contemporary concerns for more sustainable agricultural development. This...

Alternative Irrigation: The Promise of Runoff Agriculture

Alternative Irrigation

The Promise of Runoff Agriculture


An introduction to runoff agriculture - a form of agricultural irrigation - this text describes how...

Microirrigation for Crop Production: Design, Operation, and Management

Microirrigation for Crop Production

Design, Operation, and Management


Microirrigation has become the fastest growing segment of the irrigation industry worldwide and has...