Ask a Librarian:
American Farm School on Facebook
New Books

Novel Measurement and Assessment Tools for Monitoring and Management of Land and Water Resources in Agricultural Landscapes of Central Asia [eBook]

edited by Lothar Mueller, Abdulla Saparov, & Gunnar Lischeid


The book aims to initiate a sustainable use of land and water resources in Central Asia by the transfer of scientific methods. It deals with the most advanced methods worldwide for better monitoring and management of water and land resources. We offer an array of methods of measuring, assessing, forecasting, utilizing and controling processes in agricultural landscapes. These are laboratory and field measurement methods, methods of resource evaluation, functional mapping and risk assessment, and remote sensing methods for monitoring and modeling large areas. The book contains methods and results of data analysis and ecosystem modeling, of bioremediation of soil and water, field monitoring of soils, and methods and technologies for optimizing land use systems as well. The chapter authors are inventors and advocators of novel transferrable methods. The book starts with an analysis of the current state of water and land resources. Finally concrete proposals for the applicability of novel methods are given.



This is an eBook available through the Library's EBSCOhost databases. You can access it by clicking on the "EBSCOhost - Full text online Connect to ebook" found in the middle of the book's details. 



Ask your Librarian to assist you with downloading the eBook, or simply go to the 'Help' section of our website and view the eBook search video tutorial.

© 2017-21 American Farm School