WATER MANAGEMENT FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

HERE YOU WILL GET KNOWLEDGE ON WATER MANAGEMENT FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COVERING AREAS SUCH AS
IMPORTANCE OF WATER,
RIVER BASIN DEVELOPMENT
LAND RECLAMATION
SUSTAINABLE USE OF WATER
WATER POLLUTION

Process of polderization in the Netherlands

Process of polderization in the Netherlands

Construction of ring dykes separating the polders from the rest of water body/sea. Construction of ring canals used for draining water pumped out of the polders. Erection of a water pump/windmill for pumping water out of the polder Water is pumped out into the canals Land is allowed to dry Soil is desalinized by flushing …

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Problems Facing the Tana River Projects

Problems Facing the Tana River Projects

The following Problems Facing the Tana River Projects Shortage of capital to purchase spare parts has interfered with the maintenance of machinery in the powerhouse. Fluctuation of the water levels of R. Tana because of drought in the catchment areas and evaporation because of flowing through the dry Nyika region which affects power generation. Siltation …

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Polderization process in the Netherlands

Describe of polderization process in the Netherlands

The following is the polderization process in the Netherlands Construction of the ring dykes and ring canals Construction of ditches within each polder leading water to a pumping station Water is pumped out into the canal Land is allowed to dry Desalination to improve the soil through flushing with fresh water and planting hardy plants …

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9 REASONS WHY MAJOR FISHING GROUNDS OF THE WORLD ARE LOCATED IN TEMPERATE REGIONS

9 REASONS WHY MAJOR FISHING GROUNDS OF THE WORLD ARE LOCATED IN TEMPERATE REGIONS

Why major fishing grounds of the world are found in temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere: Most of the coastlines are irregular hence favoring fish breeding. There are large/more landmasses in the Northern Hemisphere than the south. Continental shelves in this region are wide and shallow that favour the growth of planktons. The cool climate …

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9 BENEFITS OF RECLAIMING YALA SWAMP IN KENYA

9 BENEFITS OF RECLAIMING YALA SWAMP IN KENYA

The following are benefits that resulted from the reclamation of the Yala Swamp: Floods were controlled Pests/water-borne diseases were controlled There was an increase in the land for agriculture Better farming methods were introduced There was an increased agricultural output/new crop introduced There was an increase in the employment opportunities

9 IMPORTANCE OF THE RIVER RHINE WATERWAY

9 IMPORTANCE OF THE RIVER RHINE WATERWAY

The Rhine waterway is Europe’s most important waterway being the principal north-south waterway for Basel in Switzerland through the central Heroynian highlands to the Netherlands forming the eastern border of France. The river is linked to the Rhone river and the Mediterranian by the Rhone-Rhine canal. it is joined by many tributaries some of which …

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