4 edition of Selected water management issues in Latin American agriculture found in the catalog.
Selected water management issues in Latin American agriculture
by Published for Resources for the Future by the Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore
Written in English
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Pierre R. Crosson, Ronald G. Cummings, and Kenneth D. Frederick.|
|Contributions||Crosson, Pierre R., Cummings, Ronald G., Frederick, Kenneth D., Resources for the Future.|
|LC Classifications||S494.5.W3 S44|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 190 p. :|
|Number of Pages||190|
|LC Control Number||77010193|
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Employing state of the art methodologies, they address the most relevant issues in water policy.SUSTAINABLE WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT FOR IRRIGATED AGRICULTURE IN LATIN AMERICA Max Billib1, Eduardo A. Holzapfel2, and Alicia Fernández-Cirelli3 1Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institute of Water Resources Management, Hydrology and Agricultural Hydraulic Engineering, Appelstr.
9 a, D Hannover, Germany ([email protected]).