Agricultural and Water Surveys for Somalia, Volume 1 - General report

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The Agriculture and water survey reports describes a United Nations Special Fund project carried out under the responsibility of FAO as the Executing Agency to help the Government of Somalia to survey the land and water resources in the area between and around the lower reaches of the Shabelle and Juba rivers and to develop a general policy and plan for improved use of these resources. br The project became operational in the spring of 1962 and was completed in the spring of 1966. An account of the objectives, work and findings of the entire project is given in this general volume. The recommendations arising from the findings of the survey are summarized, and the volume concludes with an estimate of the total returns for all the development projects proposed. A summary of the report on the FAO-Livestock Development Survey of 1966 in Somalia is included in the volume as an appendix.BR Volume in the report are:ol liGeneral report/li; liWater resources /li; liLandform and soils /li; liLivestock and crop production /li; li Engineering aspects of development/li; liSocial-economic aspects of development /li
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628.1.034.3 LOC
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January, 1966
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81 p.
18 maps, 16 fig.,