TY - CHAP A1 - Nigussie Haregeweyn A2 - Abraha Gebrekiros A3 - Atsushi Tsunkeawa A4 - Mitsuru Tsubo A5 - Derege Meshesha A6 - Eyasu Yazew ED1 - Manoj K. Jha Y1 - 2011-12-09 PY - 2011 T1 - Performance Assessment and Adoption Status of Family Drip Irrigation System in Tigray State, Northern Ethiopia N2 - Water is an essential and basic human need for urban, industrial and agricultural use. While an abundance of fresh water resources is available, its uneven distribution around the globe creates challenges for sustainable use of this resource. Water conservation refers to an efficient and optimal use as well as protection of valuable water resources and this book focuses on some commonly used tools and techniques such as rainwater harvesting, water reuse and recycling, cooling water recycling, irrigation techniques such as drip irrigation, agricultural management practices, groundwater management, and water conservation incentives. BT - Water Conservation SP - Ch. 3 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/30320 DO - 10.5772/30320 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-08-05 ER -