TITLE

drought and irrigation

AUTHOR(S)
Goesch, Tim; Hafi, Ahmed; Oliver, Mark; Page, Sharon; Ashton, Dale; Hone, Simon; Dyack, Brenda
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Australian Commodities;Jun2007, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p343
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of drought on the availability of water held in storage in the Murray Darling Basin in Australia. There is a need to provide a critical minimum supply of water to urban communities and irrigators with large capital assets potentially face significant costs if they receive low water allocations in 2007-2008. A number of management strategies that irrigators can adopt to help preserve capital assets is discussed.
ACCESSION #
26508555

 

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