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Tank irrigation in the 21st century

K. Palanisami

Tank irrigation in the 21st century

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by K. Palanisami

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Published by Discovery Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Irrigation -- India.,
    • Reservoirs -- India.,
    • Farm ponds -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementK. Palanisami, K.W. Easter.
      ContributionsEaster, K. William.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC903 .P1967 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination183 p. ;
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6816781M
      ISBN 10817141558X
      LC Control Number00289473

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The main factors that contributed to the decline in tank irrigation performance in Tamil Nadu, India, are identified and measures to improve the situation are recommended. Subjects include: (1) tank hydrology and procedures to maintain storage; (2) trends in area irrigated by system and non-system tanks; (3) the impact of rainfall, tank encroachment and siltation on the decline of tank Cited by: An irrigation tank or tank is an artificial reservoir of any size.

They are mainly found in India. It can also have a natural or man-made spring included as part of a structure. Tanks are part of an ancient tradition of harvesting and preserving the local rainfall and water from streams and rivers for later use, Tank irrigation in the 21st century book for agriculture and drinking water, but also for sacred bathing and ritual.

Southern India is known for tank irrigation and is reported to have nearlysuch structures, accounting for 60% of the irrigation tanks in the country (Vaidyanathan, ).

Over the decades, these tanks have undergone significant degradation, manifested by decline in storage of water and reduction in area irrigated and decline in other.

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Sensors that read how much water is in the soil. While some technologies may seem farfetched, especially in an agricultural context, they have been an integral, yet underused, part of water. Sustainability of small tank irrigation systems in Sri Lanka at the 21st Century. Innovation for Sustainability: Driptech Offers Innovative Irrigation Technology for the 21st Century.

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Discovery Publishing House, New Delhi, Waterbodies in Tamilnadu fall under three categories: lakes or yeris, tanks or kulams and ponds or kuttais. A yeri was a large earthenware tank dug out of the ground with the dug out mud making the side walls.

The concept of the tank cascade was first coined by Madduma Bandara () to explain the network of small tanks to large reservoirs that still exist in modern-day Sri Lanka.

These ancient irrigation structures were evolved with the advancement of traditional knowledge over two millennia and still act as essential elements of water management for agriculture in the dry zone of Sri Lanka.

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Tank irrigation in the State has been given new emphasis in the areas of unstable rainfall where tanks act as an important source of about such tanks are abundantly found in the 8th and 9th century inscriptions However the sixth decade of the twentieth century, ie., nineteen sixtees is considered as the golden period of tank irrigation.

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