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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1998)

Document title

Managing Turkmenistan's Kara Kum canal : problems and prospects

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

HANNAN T. ; O'HARA S.L. ;

Abstract

The AA. outline problems entailed in the operation and maintenance of Turkmenistan's Kara Kum Canal, the world's largest irrigation canal. Prominent among these are the physical properties of the channel bed itself, the priority of hydraulic considerations over user needs in decisions concerning canal operation, conflicts between agricultural, municipal and navigational uses, limited accessibility, and high sediment loads

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Post-Soviet geography and economics / ISSN 1088-9388

Editor : Winston, Palm Beach, FL - ETATS-UNIS (1996- 2002)

Millesime : 1998, vol. 39, no4 [pp. 225-235]

Bibliographic references : 19 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

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