Scaling-out community watershed management for multiple benefits in rainfed areas.

Joshi, P K and Jha, A K and Wani, S P and Sreedevi, T K (2009) Scaling-out community watershed management for multiple benefits in rainfed areas. In: Rainfed agriculture: unlocking the potential. Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture Series 7 . CAB International Publishing, Wallingford Oxfordshire, UK, pp. 276-291. ISBN 978-1-84593-389-0

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Abstract

This chapter focuses on the watershed development programme in India. It assesses the ways and means of enhancing the benefits of watershed programmes through scaling-out strategies by identifying biophysical and socioeconomic drivers of success based on critical analysis of case studies. It also identifies conditions for larger participation of the stakeholders in the watershed activities, which is a prerequisite for successful implementation and sustainability of the watershed development projects.

Item Type: Book Section
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Series Name: Comprehensive Assessment of Water Management in Agriculture Series 7
Subjects: Others > Watershed Management
Depositing User: Mr Sanat Kumar Behera
Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2011 10:12
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2011 10:12
URI: http://oar.icrisat.org/id/eprint/2436
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