Land irrigability studies for watershed management in Kanhar sub-basin (Sone Basin) using airborne data
Assessment of irrigability potential of an area is the basic need for watershed management. Land irrigability potential of Kanhar sub-basin of Sone Basin has been evaluated using systematic interpretation of aerial photographs followed by semi detailed soil survey. It is 1.51 lakh hectares where 1.2%, 17.2% and 78.7% areas fall under moderately, marginally and unsuitable categories for substained used under irrigation respectively.
KeywordsSoil Survey Watershed Management Sample Strip National Remote Sensing Agency Irrigability Potential
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