Management of Water Use in Agriculture

  • Kenneth K. Tanji
  • Bruno Yaron

Part of the Advanced Series in Agricultural Sciences book series (AGRICULTURAL, volume 22)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Water Resources and Water Quality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. K. K. Tanji, C. A. Enos
      Pages 3-24
    3. B. Yaron, H. Frenkel
      Pages 25-43
  3. Water Conservation and Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Z. Plaut, A. Meiri
      Pages 47-63
    3. A. J. Clemmens, A. R. Dedrick
      Pages 64-103
    4. R. W. Skaggs, C. Murugaboopathi
      Pages 104-125
    5. J. Ben-Asher, P. R. Berliner
      Pages 126-154
    6. E. Rawitz, A. Hadas
      Pages 155-175
  4. Problem Water Uses and Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. S. R. Grattan
      Pages 179-198
    3. Takashi Asano
      Pages 199-228
    4. E. W. Lee
      Pages 229-245
  5. Policy and Management Evaluations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 247-247
    2. N. K. Whittlesey, J. Hamilton, D. Bernardo, R. Adams
      Pages 269-287
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 317-320

About this book


As the world population increases, there is increasing competition for waterquantity as well as quality. Provided here is an up-to-date perspective on Available Water Resources (Part I), Water Conservation and Technology inAgricultural Systems (Part II), Problem Water Uses and Treatment (Part III),and Management and Policy Evaluation (Part IV). The book is an invaluable source of information for water resource planners, managers and policy makers, researchers and students, and irrigationists.


Bewässerung Conservation Landwirtschaft Wasser Water Use agriculture irrigation water water resources

Editors and affiliations

  • Kenneth K. Tanji
    • 1
  • Bruno Yaron
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Land, Air and Water ResourcesUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA
  2. 2.Agricultural Research OrganizationInstitute of Soils and Water The Volcani CenterBet DaganIsrael

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-78564-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-78562-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0172-4207
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