1. Stone Bunds_ French

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    A look at how stone bunds are employed as a crucial component, in the large-scale soil conservation efforts in Tigray, Ethiopia. English version More info: www.wahara.eu Produced by: TheWaterChannel …

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    • Spring Development in Tigray _French

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      How a community in Tigray, Ethiopia is maximizing the benefits of a local spring by constructing a diversion checkdam and irrigation canals. English version More info: www.wahara.eu Produced…

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      • Spate Irrigation in Northern Ethiopia_French

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        "Floods are not always a hazard. They may also sustain aquatic life and riverine biodiversity, recharge aquifers, enrich soilds and in some of the world's poorest areas they are the main…

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        • Night Storage of Irrigation Water French

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          In the dry Tigray region of Ethiopia every drop of water has to be used by the farmers to realize a harvest. Construction of overnight storage facilities allow the farmers to collect and store river…

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          • Micro Dams French

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            In Tigray, Norther Ethiopia, excess rainfall is being captured by series of micro-dams. The walls of these dams are typically constructed with soil and covered with a layer of stones. On average 1.5…

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            • Micro Basins French

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              Micro-basins, also known as 'half-moons' are semi-circular stone bunds enclosing plants of agroforestry value. These structures trap run-off and make soil and water settle down and feed…

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              • Hand-Dug wells in Tigray French

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                In Kifle Awlaelo, Tigray province, Northern Ethiopia 26 families are digging and shaping a new well to serve their community. Following the soil and water conservation measures taken in Tigray over…

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                • Gully treatment in Tigray French

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                  Gullies appear as scars in the Tigray landscape where soil conservation measures were not sufficiently incorporated in land management strategies. A variety of gully-treatment measures are being employed…

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                  • Diversion weirs French

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                    This video demonstrates how a diversion weir is used to divert waters from a river to agricultural fields at a higher level. These images are from Tigray, Ethiopia. English version More info:…

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                    • Spate Irrigation in Northern Ethiopia

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                      "Floods are not always a hazard. They may also sustain aquatic life and riverine biodiversity, recharge aquifers, enrich soilds and in some of the world's poorest areas they are the main…

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