Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Current Perspective on Irrigation and Drainage

Edited by Surendra N. Kulshreshtha

University of Saskatchewan


This book was designed to be a comprehensive review of selected topics related to irrigation and drainage. Readers will find themes such as salinity control, decision support systems, subsurface drainage, irrigation scheduling in nurseries, irrigation with municipal wastewater, and sustainable drainage systems. These topics and pursuant discussions are expected to be very fruitful in the continuing debate on global food security.

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Current Perspective on Irrigation and DrainageEdited by Surendra N. Kulshreshtha

Published: March 1st 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63177

ISBN: 978-953-51-2952-3

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2951-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4105-1

Copyright year: 2017

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9178 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

13 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Irrigation and Drainage in Agriculture: A Salinity and Environmental Perspective

By Sjoerd E.A.T.M. van der Zee, Sija F. Stofberg, Xiaomei Yang, Yu Liu, Md. Nazrul Islam and Yin Fei Hu


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2. Predictive Irrigation Scheduling Modeling in Nurseries

By Rousseau Tawegoum, Florian Leroy, Gérard Sintes and Gérard Chassériaux


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3. Municipal Wastewater Irrigation for Rice Cultivation

By Dong Duy Pham and Toru Watanabe


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4. On the Use of Decision-Support Tools for Improved Irrigation Management: AquaCrop-Based Applications

By Joost Wellens, Dirk Raes and Bernard Tychon


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5. Technical Efficiency of the Subsurface Drainage on Agricultural Lands in the Moldova River Meadow

By Oprea Radu, Sorin Mihai Cimpeanu, Razvan Ionut Teodorescu and Daniel Bucur


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6. Applications of SuDS Techniques in Harvesting Stormwater for Landscape Irrigation Purposes: Issues and Considerations

By Andrew B. Shuttleworth, Ernest O. Nnadi, Fredrick U. Mbanaso, Stephen J. Coupe, Joris G.W.F. Voeten and Alan P. Newman


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