Key Questions

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Key questions of the chapter 'soil and water conservation' are:

  • What is understood by soil and water conservation?
  • How can soil and water conservation serve to achieve Watershed Management objectives?
  • Which factors are to be considered in soil and water conservation?
  • What is meant by participation?
  • Why is participation essential in Watershed Management?
  • What types of soil and water conservation measures are available?
  • Which soil and water conservation measures are appropriate?
  • Which physical, which biological and which agronomic measures exist?
  • Which principles should be considered in constructing physical measures?
  • What are terraces?
  • How function biological measures in soil and water conservation?
  • How can reforestation be carried out?
  • How function agronomic measures in soil and water conservation?
  • What is meant by contour ploughing?
  • Why is contour ploughing an effective measure for soil and water conservation?