World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2018

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2018 NU, 17 June, 2018 In addition to providing for basic cooking, heating and construction needs, forests today are depleted by illegal logging, Afghanistan. Photo: UNAMID/Albert Gonzalez Farran The decay of the land Desertification is the degradation of…

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World Day to combat Desertification and Drought, 2017.

(Español) La desertificación se debe a la vulnerabilidad de los ecosistemas de zonas secas, que cubren un tercio de la superficie del planeta, a sobreexplotación y el uso inadecuado de la tierra. La pobreza, la inestabilidad política, la deforestación, el sobrepastoreo y malas prácticas de riego afectan negativamente a la productividad del suelo.

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Desertification: threat to agricultural land in Mexico.

Desertification: threat to agricultural land. Mayors of Mexico magazine. Posted By Editorial. August 12, 2016 Mexico. Degradation and desertification of Mexican agricultural land is a problem that threatens about 80 percent of the field. At the government level it seek to identify policies at local…

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The Great Green Wall that will cross the African continent.

The Great Green Wall: the ecological project that will cross the African continent. Oriane Fléchaire June 24, 2016. The Great Green Wall was an African political decision of 2005 to build a tree barrier over 7,000 kilometers long and 15 meters wide that crosses the…

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World Day to Combat Desertification 2016.

World Day to Combat Desertification 2016. 17 June 2016. “Without a long-term solution, desertification and land degradation will not only affect food supply but lead to increased migration and threaten the stability of many nations and regions. This is why world leaders made land degradation…

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Minimum budget, maximum water: Jalyukta Shivar irrigation projects

Minimum budget, maximum water: Jalyukta Shivar projects to irrigate 25 lakh hectares, cost Rs 10,000 crore in five years.Written by Shubhangi Khapre  Published: The Indian Express, October 11, 2015, India Following the success of the first phase of its ambitious water conservation project, Jalyukta Shivar,…

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Cattle die in Zacatecas, dams are at 21 percent capacity

Cattle die in Zacatecas, dams are at 21 percent capacity http://www.oem.com.mx/elsoldezacatecas/notas/n2977305.htm El Sol de Zacatecas, May 9, 2013, Zacatecas, Mexico. Juan Castro The 13 largest dams in Zacatecas in Mexico are at 21 percent of its storage capacity, and the Regional Livestock Union of Zacatecas…

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Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies.

Juan G. R. Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies. Water and Irrigation. Vol 4, No. 1: 9-10, April, 2013, Spain. Australia has made great efforts in sustainable water development in the country, but droughts and floods threaten future food crises, it is…

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Irrigation strategy against drought.

Juan G. R. Irrigation strategy against drought. Newspaper Information. Alicante , Spain , Pág.18, 9/3/2006 . The insufficient rainfall in Spain in the year 2006, which caused difficulties in ensuring a optimal irrigation regime of crops in the major irrigation areas of the country, more…

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