Consumptive Use of Water and Irrigation Water Requirements

by Marvin E. Jensen,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-068-1 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-068-9 (ISBN-10), 1973, Soft Cover, Pg. 215
A Report by The Technical Committee on Irrigation Water Requirements of the Irrigation and Drainage Div. of ASCE
Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book


The purpose of Consumptive Use of Water and Irrigation Water Requirements is to serve as a foundation on which to build a more comprehensive and complete reference manual for engineers working on water resource management problems. It covers a broad range of topics, including the soil-plant atmosphere system, energy and water balance, evapotranspiration and potential evapotranspiration, engineering requirements for evapotranspiration, source of evapotranspiration data, evaluation of estimating methods, and the utilization of data.

Subject Headings: Water resources | Evapotranspiration | Water use | Irrigation water | Resource management | Hydrologic data | Foundations | Soil water


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