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Benefits and problems facing rufiji basin development in Tanzania

Benefits and problems facing Rufiji Basin development in Tanzania

Rufiji basin development is found in Tanzania, the government of Tanzania organized the development to support economic activities of the people. Benefits of Rufiji Basin development: It has promoted the market for the Hydro Electric Power (HEP) from Kidatu power plant. There has been flood control. The scheme has stimulated the development and maintenance of …

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8 benefits of Tennessee River valley authority

8 benefits of Tennessee River Valley Authority (TVA)

By 1930 there was massive deforestation followed with poor farming methods in southern USA. This resulted in severe gulley erosion and the soils eroded from the slopes were deposited into river Tennessee and other rivers like Ohio and Cumberland. This swallowed the river for navigation and resulted in flooding. The floods damaged people`s crops and …

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Advantages and disadvantages of river basin development

Advantages and disadvantages of river basin development

What is river basin development? River basin is the area drained by single river. River basin development is the establishment of various programs to tap various resources in the river basin. River basin development is conducted through river development projects which are multipurpose projects aimed at meeting many goals such as flood control, water supply, …

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