Irrigation and Drainage Problems in Uruguayby J.E. Christiansen,
Serial Information: Journal of the Irrigation and Drainage Division, 1960, Vol. 86, Issue 2, Pg. 1-8
Document Type: Journal Paper
Abstract: Uruguay irrigates about 65,000 acres, mostly rice and sugar cane; study showed that irrigation can be increased by storage in small reservoirs on tributary streams by means of low earth dams; some areas will require flood control and drainage before intensive agriculture can be practiced.
Subject Headings: Irrigation | Drainage | Developing countries | Floods | Earthfill dams | Reservoirs | Crops | Rivers and streams | Water storage | Uruguay | South America
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