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Rain catchment and water supply in rural Africa; a manual (English) Nissen-Petersen, E.,  / FAO, Rome (Italy). Agricultural Operations Div. , 1981 , 80 p.
Accession No: 230407, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: RAF/114/SWE , Report No: FAO-AGO--GCP/RAF/114/SWE , Fiche No: 8330407-E
Descriptors: WATER STORAGEPRECIPITATIONWATER SUPPLY; RURAL AREAS; WATERSHEDS; TANKS; DAMS; WATER RESERVOIRS; WELLS; ENGINEERING; DESIGN
Geographic coverage: EAST AFRICA
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Rain catchment and water supply in rural Africa (English) Nissen-Petersen, E.,  / London (UK), Hodder and Stoughton , 1982 , 83 p.
Accession No: 233348, ISBN 0-340-28429-3 , Call No: 628 N63 (LIB)
Descriptors: WATER STORAGEPRECIPITATION; WATER SUPPLY; WATERSHEDS; TANKS; WATER RESERVOIRS; WELLS; ENGINEERING
Geographic coverage: AFRICA
Loan request (FAO HQ staff only)

Harvesting rainwater in semi-arid Africa; Manual no. 1: Water tanks with guttering and hand-pump.- no. 2: Small earth dam built by animal traction.- no. 3: Rock catchment dam with self-closing watertap.- no. 4: Shallow wells with bucketlift.- no. 5: Sub-surface and sand-storage dams.- no. 6: Spring protections (English) Nissen-Petersen, E.Lee, M.,  / Nairobi (Kenya), ASAL Rainwater Harvesting , 1990 , 6 v.
Accession No: 316164, Document type: HANDBOOK , Call No: 627 N63 (LIB)
Descriptors: WATER STORAGEWATER HARVESTINGSEMIARID ZONES; RAINWATER; DESIGN; ENGINEERING; APPROPRIATE TECHNOLOGY; PUMPS; EARTH DAMS; DAMS; WELLS; WATER SPRINGS; HYDRAULIC STRUCTURES
Geographic coverage: AFRICA
Loan request (FAO HQ staff only)