Problem

Over-watering during irrigation

Nature:

Damaged dams and inefficient operation of irrigation canals waste too much water; plants cannot take it up and, consequently, a considerable proportion seeps into the subsoil or evaporates.

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Hydrology Hydrology
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Date of last update
13.05.2019 – 17:43 CEST