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Coping with drought risk in agriculture and water supply systems

Ana Iglesias

Coping with drought risk in agriculture and water supply systems

drought management and policy development in the Mediterranean

by Ana Iglesias

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Published by Springer in [Dordrecht] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply, Agricultural,
  • Management,
  • Droughts,
  • 1Management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Ana Iglesias ... [et al.].
    SeriesAdvances in natural and technological hazards research -- v. 26, Advances in natural and technological hazards research -- v. 26.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS494.5.W3 C67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 320 p. :
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24912888M
    ISBN 101402090447, 1402090455
    ISBN 109781402090448, 9781402090455
    LC Control Number2008938018
    OCLC/WorldCa312625336

    disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) sector increased drought and water supply risks in the Western to Gauteng and the vaal system. In general the results suggest that the various highly developed and integrated water supply systems in South Africa provide resilience to climate change uncertainty, but that. Such coping strategies can be broadly grouped into three categories: (a) ex-ante risk-management options such as choice of risk-tolerant varieties, investment in water management, and diversification of both farming and other associated livelihood enterprises prior to the onset of the season, (b) in-season adjustment of crop and resource Cited by:

    The American Water Works Association (AWWA) has published the second edition of the M60 manual, Drought Preparedness and Response, to help water managers facing water shortages. The manual illustrates how to employ tried-and-true strategies and tactics of drought mitigation, as well as introducing new tools and methods. In many parts of the world, weather and climate are one of the biggest production risks and uncertainty factors impacting on agricultural systems performance and management. Both structural and non-structural measures can be used to reduce the impacts of the variability (including extremes) of.

    The second edition of ISDR-Biblio is on Drought, Desertification and Water scarcity. Drought is one of the major threats among natural hazards to peopleâ€&#x;s livelihood and socio.   From Disaster Response to Risk Management: Australia's National Drought Policy (); Drought: A Global Assessment (); Coping with Drought Risk in Agriculture and Water Supply Systems: Drought Management and Policy Development in the Mediterranean (); and the book series, Drought and Water Crises ().


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