Introduction to Watershed Management

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This video is about the living conditions of the population of a small catchment basin in southern Ethiopia. Their situation is described by an old woman who know the problems of the people very well. The video takes about three minutes.

Is there a solution to the resource problems of the people living in the Gina River catchment? Can their living conditions be improved?

One answer is provided by the Watershed Management approach. The introduction will give you a first insight into Watershed Management. After you have worked through these pages you`ll be able to answer the key questions of the introduction chapter.