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Rainwater Harvesting for Agriculture and Water Supply

Editors: Zhu, Q., Gould, J., Li, Y., Ma, C. (Eds.)

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  • Shares key resource materials on Rainwater Harvesting and Utilization
  • Covers many aspects of rainwater harvesting
  • Provides positive case studies from successful rainwater harvesting projects
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This book offers key resource materials developed for an international training course on Rainwater Harvesting and Utilization hosted annually by the Gansu Research Institute for Water Conservancy in Lanzhou, China since 2003. Topics cover the design, construction and management of rainwater harvesting systems for domestic water supply and supplementary irrigation, rainwater quality issues and runoff farming. It presents case studies from successful rainwater-harvesting projects both in China and around the globe, and provides readers with essential information and inspiration alike. It is a valuable resource for researchers, practitioners and students in the area of water management, agriculture and sustainable development. Qiang Zhu is a research professor at Gansu Research Institute for Water Conservancy, Lanzhou, China;  John Gould is a rainwater harvesting consultant based in Christchurch, New Zealand; Yuanhong Li is a research professor at Gansu Research Institute for Water Conservancy, Lanzhou, China; Chengxiang Ma is an engineer at Gansu Research Institute for Water Conservancy, Lanzhou, China.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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eBook $149.00
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  • ISBN 978-981-287-964-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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Hardcover $199.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-287-962-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Softcover $199.99
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  • ISBN 978-981-13-5734-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Rainwater Harvesting for Agriculture and Water Supply
Editors
  • Qiang Zhu
  • John Gould
  • Yuanhong Li
  • Chengxiang Ma
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Singapore and Science Press, Beijing
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights in China: Science Press
eBook ISBN
978-981-287-964-6
DOI
10.1007/978-981-287-964-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-287-962-2
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-5734-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 378
Number of Illustrations
73 b/w illustrations, 111 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Jointly published with Science Press, Beijing, China
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