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Where the land is greener: case studies and analysis of soil and water conservation initiatives worldwide; Pt. 1: Analysis and policy implications.- pt. 2: Case studies (English) Liniger, H.(ed.) Critchley, W.(ed.) Gurtner, M.(ed.) Schwilch, G.(ed.) Mekdaschi Studer, R.(ed.)  / Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation, Wageningen (Netherlands) , 2007 , 364 p.
Accession No: 412650, ISBN 978-92-9081-339-2 , Call No: 631.4 L642 (RR) Field library: SAFR, 50 WOR
Descriptors: SOIL RESOURCESWATER RESOURCESRESOURCE CONSERVATIONLAND MANAGEMENTWATER MANAGEMENT; CASE STUDIES; SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT; TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES

Farmers' initiatives in land husbandry: promising technologies for the drier areas of East Africa (English) Mutunga, K.Critchley, W.Lameck, P.Lwakuba, A.Mburu, C. In: Technical Report - Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Regional Land Management Unit (Kenya), no. 27 / Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Nairobi (Kenya). Regional Land Management Unit , 2001 , 108 p.
Accession No: 403994, ISBN 9966-896-63-5 , Call No: 330.34:63(676) M98 (LIB)
Descriptors: LAND MANAGEMENTDRY FARMINGFARMERSINNOVATION ADOPTION; ARID CLIMATE; TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES
Geographic coverage: EAST AFRICA
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Promoting farmer innovation: harnessing local environmental knowledge in East Africa (English) Critchley, W.(ed.) Cooke, R.Jallow, T.Lafleur, S.Laman, M.Njoroge, J.Nyagah, V.Saint-Firmin, E. In: RELMA Workshop Report Series (Kenya), no. 2 / Regional Land Management Unit, Nairobi (Kenya); UNDP, Nairobi (Kenya); Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Stockholm (Sweden) , 1999 , 131 p.
Accession No: 413178, ISBN 9966-896-45-7 , Call No: 631 C86 (LIB)
Descriptors: FARMING SYSTEMSLAND POLICIESFARMERSINNOVATIONENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENTINDIGENOUS KNOWLEDGE; CASE STUDIES
Geographic coverage: EAST AFRICA
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Manual de captacion y aprovechamiento del agua de lluvia. Tomo I: bases tecnicas y experiencias en Africa y Asia [Handbook on the catchment and utilization of rainwater. Vol. 1: technical bases and experiences in Africa and Asia]. (Spanish) Critchley, W.Siegert, K.Chapman, C.Finkel, M. In: Serie: Zonas Aridas y Semiaridas (FAO/PNUMA), no. 11 / FAO, Santiago (Chile). Oficina Regional para America Latina y el Caribe , 1996 , 170 p.
Accession No: 372951, Fiche No: 372951 , Call No: S238 171 (FOL) Field library: RLC, Serie: Zonas Aridas y Semiáridas (FAO/PNUMA) No.11
Descriptors: RAINWATERWATER HARVESTING; TECHNOLOGY; MODELS; CROP MANAGEMENT
Geographic coverage: ASIAAFRICA
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Water harvesting for plant production; v. 2: Case studies and conclusions for Sub-Saharan Africa (English) Critchley, W.Reij, C.Seznec, A. In: World Bank Technical Paper (IBRD) Africa Technical Department Series (IBRD), , no. 157, / Washington, DC (USA), World Bank , 1992 , 133 p.
Accession No: 322730, ISBN 0-8213-1935-3 , ISSN 0253-7494; , Call No: S2186 9 no.157 (LIB)
Descriptors: WATER HARVESTING; RUNOFF WATER; PLANT PRODUCTION; DESIGN; PROJECT MANAGEMENT; RIDGING; DAMS; EMBANKMENTS; CASE STUDIES; ARID ZONES
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
Loan request (FAO HQ staff only)

Water harvesting. A manual for the design and construction of water harvesting schemes for plant production (English) Critchley, W.Siegert, K.Chapman, C.Finkel, M.,  Rome (Italy) , 1991 , 133 p.
Accession No: 310403, Document type: HANDBOOK , Report No: FAO-AGL--MISC/17/91 , Job No: U3160 , Fiche No: 310403 Field library: SNEA, 56 40; RNE, SER/8.4/FAO.91/56; FAOSRL, 631.6 CRI; FAOSFE, 556.51C861
Descriptors: WATER HARVESTINGDAMSRIDGING; DESIGN; ARID ZONES; RUNOFF WATER; RAINWATER; PROJECT MANAGEMENT; PLANT PRODUCTION; SOCIOECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
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Como Africa captura la lluvia [How Africa's pastoralists catch the rain]. (Spanish) Critchley, W.,   In: Ceres. Revista de la FAO (FAO) , v. 22(1, = no. 125) p. 41-45 , 1990
Accession No: 305577, Job No: U1100 , Fiche No: 90S00301 , ISSN 0251-1576 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: RAINWATERWATER HARVESTING
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
Related language versions: English  French 
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Objectif pour les terres seches d'Afrique: capter la pluie [How Africa's pastoralists catch the rain]. (French) Critchley, W.,   In: Ceres. Revue de la FAO (FAO) , v. 22(1, = no. 125) p. 41-45 , 1990
Accession No: 305563, Job No: U1100 , Fiche No: 90S00301 , ISSN 0251-1568 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: RAINWATERWATER HARVESTING
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
Related language versions: English  Spanish
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How Africa's pastoralists catch the rain (Arabic, English) Critchley, W.,   In: Ceres. The FAO Review (FAO) , v. 22(1, = no. 125) p. 41-45, , 1990
Accession No: 305549, Job No: U1100 , Fiche No: 90S00301 , ISSN 0009-0379; ISSN 0256-1204 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: RAINWATERWATER HARVESTING
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
Related language versions: French  Spanish
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Notes on run-off harvesting in Turkana (Kenya) (English) Critchley, W.Smith, P.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Agricultural Operations Div. , 1983 , 8 p.
Accession No: 237495, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: KEN/048/NOD , Report No: FAO-AGO--GCP/KEN/048/NOD , Fiche No: 84X00347
Descriptors: WATER CONSERVATIONRUNOFF WATER; HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES
Geographic coverage: KENYA
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