American Society of Civil Engineers


Development and Management Aspects of Irrigation and Drainage Systems


by Conrad G. Keyes, Jr., (editor), F.ASCE, (Prof., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, N.M. 88003) and Tim J. Ward, (editor), M.ASCE, (Prof., New Mexico State Univ., Las Cruces, N.M. 88003)
Sponsored by the Irrigation and Drainage Division of ASCE
New York, NY: American Society of Civil Engineers, 978-0-87262-472-6 / 0-87262-472-2, 1985, 508 pp.     (Barcode: RMI MK31564)

Conference information: Specialty Conference; July 17-19, 1985, San Antonio, Texas, United States

ASCE sponsor: Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI)

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Document type: Books - Conference Proceedings
Abstract: The 1985 Irrigation and Drainage Division Specialty Conference held in San Antonio, Texas on July 17-19, 1985 covered major topics on watershed management and water conveyance, drainage system maintenance, current research and research planning, transmission losses in channels, on-farm irrigation management, water rights interaction, institutional questions on surface water management, agricultural runoff effects on water quality in lakes and reservoirs, management of irrigation and drainage projects, weather modification in the south, effects of agricultural drainage on surface water quality, drainage system maintenance, project formulation and developments, ground water management problems and solutions in the southwest, and irrigation water requirements.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Drainage systems
Irrigation
Water quality
Water resources
Water rights
Watersheds