Drought Mitigation And Management
Drought is a natural hazard characterized by lower than expected or lower than normal rainfall having slow but widespread impact. This book focus on drought management and mitigation in agriculture and allied sectors. The chapters cover Basic concepts, assessment, monitoring, forecasting, early warning, vulnerability and adaptation to drought and mitigation and management strategies. Management of different land use systems under drought and finally socio economic impact and livelihood issues of drought are also focussed. It would be useful to a wide range of stakeholders, i.e. planners, researchers, students and interested public. This will also serve as text book as well as supplementary reading for courses in agronomy, ecology, geography and agro meteorology besides administration and disaster management units.
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Author/Editor:Suresh Kumar/S.P.S.Tanwar/Akath Singh
Year of Publication: 2017
Publisher: Scientific Publishers
Dimensions: 6.50 x 9.70
Shipping Information: This book is not kept in stock and will take 2-3 weeks to be despatched.
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