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Land use, land cover and management practices in India

National Conference on Land Use, Land Cover and Management Practices (2003 Hyderabad, India)

Land use, land cover and management practices in India

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Published by BS Publications in Hyderabad, India .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land use -- India -- Planning -- Congresses.,
  • Natural resources -- India -- Management -- Congresses.,
  • Agricultural systems -- Environmental aspects -- India -- Congresses.,
  • Sustainable development -- India -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditors, N.C. Gautam, V. Raghavswamy.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsGautam, Naresh Chandra, 1941-, Raghavswamy, V.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD876 .G38 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination309 p. :
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19979996M
    ISBN 108178000520
    ISBN 109788178000527

    10 Soil Management and Tillage F. William Simmons of our most precious natural resources. Proper soil management is a key to sustainable agricultural production. Soil management involves six es-sential practices: proper amount and type of tillage, main- of the land File Size: KB. “Land use” is the term used to describe the human use of land. It represents the economic and cultural activities (e.g., agricultural, residential, industrial, mining, and recreational uses) that are practiced at a given place. Public and private lands frequently represent very different uses. For example, urban development seldom occurs on.


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Land use dynamics and farming system: 3. Land use/land cover change with special reference to. Land use or land cover maps are one of the prime needs for sustainable landscape planning, management and conservation.

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To the reader. This publication is part of the “Flood Management Tools Series” being compiled by the Associated Programme on Flood Management. The “Role of Land-Use Planning in Flood Management” Tool is based on available literature, and draws. Land cover and land‐use patterns on Earth reflect the interaction of human activities and the natural environment.

Human population growth together with competitive land use causes land scarcity, conversion of wild lands to agriculture and other by: 7. Integrated Land-Use Management for Sustainable Development.

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land management practices on sediment, water, and agricultural chemical yields on complex watersheds with varying land use, soils, and management conditions over long spans of time [1].

SWAT was developed in the early s for the USDA Agricultural Research Services (ARS).File Size: KB. Modern technological energy solutions and the deployment of renewable energies coupled with sustainable land-use management practices, such as agroforestry, can significantly mitigate land degradation and decrease vulnerability of energy systems while supporting universal access to clean, affordable, and secure energy.

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– 14). Land management practices describe the way that land is managed - the means by which a land use outcome is achieved. Land management practices have become an increasing focus of ACLUMP because the drivers for better land use outcomes (economic, social and/or environmental) inevitably come from how land is managed.

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While land quality describes the combined state of soil, water and vegetation cover for each unit of land, land quality indicators (LQIs) are needed to reflect the land's capacity to support biological systems for specific human uses (Hamblin, ). The World Bank (Pieri et al.

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Land use practices vary considerably across the world. The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization Water Development Division explains that "Land use concerns the products and/or benefits obtained from use of the land as well as the land management actions (activities) carried out by humans to produce those products and benefits." As of the early s, about 13% of the Earth was.

The land use sector represents almost 25% of total global emissions. These emissions can be reduced however. Improved land use and management, such as low emissions agriculture, agro-forestry and ecosystem conservation and restoration could, under certain circumstances, close the remaining emissions gap by up to 25%.

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Management Practices in Semi-Arid Zones: 1. Land Use Planning: On flat lands, with less than % slope, water logging or water stagnation are more serious problems than erosion, particularly on deep black soils which have low infiltration capacity.

global terrestrial land surface and has degraded about 60% of the ecosystems services in the past 50 years alone.

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