2 edition of Saving a river, securing livelihoods found in the catalog.
Saving a river, securing livelihoods
Joyce M. Crisanto
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-99).
|Statement||Joyce M. Crisanto|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 100 p. :|
|Number of Pages||100|
|LC Control Number||2011308474|
local people while saving acres of forests. Ecotourism, non-traditional agro-products such as herbs and essential oils and various community-based enterprises, all financed by local micro-credit facilities, are playing a huge role in changing forest dependence patterns for File Size: 3MB. Box 1. Saving electricity and water used for food production in India – the water, securing livelihoods and supporting development are key elements of our work transboundary river basin management perspective in the framework of the water, energy and food security nexus. Biodiversity and Livelihoods Experiences from India Editors: Thamizoli Perumal and Balakrishna Pisupati National Biodiversity Authority Chennai, India Acknowledgements We are grateful to all those members of local communities, NGOs and agencies whose work inspired us to undertake this compilation.
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The Sepik River provides food, game, material for handicrafts – all securing income for these people who know what it is to live at ease with nature. Environmental groups have documented various flora and fauna and say the Sepik River and its basin is the second richest biodiversity region in Papua New Guinea.
He also says that saving the river means securing its banks, clearing encroachments and invasive species, stopping industrial pollution and sewage dumping, and rigorous desilting of canals and : M. Kalyanaraman. Prolonged and recurrent drought, being experienced in India and various parts of south Asia, is the manifestation of climate change, partly caused by human interventions.
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The storm ravaged the area with winds of up to mph. Before long, more than 20 feet of water covered the entire town. Houses washed away. Bangladesh is one of the poorest and most disaster-prone countries in the world.
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The relative scarcity of water creates a tension between allocating water for the benefit of river health, and for direct social and economic benefit. Irrigation uses 80% of the water consumed from the river, with the rest supplying industry, and drinking water for cities along the river and outside of the basin (Tianjin, Cangzhou and Qingdao).Cited by: 2.
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