World Forestry: Watershed Management in Pakistan--Past, Present, and Future
Authors: Megahan, Walter F.; Chima, Amjad M.
Source: Journal of Forestry, Volume 78, Number 4, 1 April 1980 , pp. 217-219(3)
Publisher: Society of American Foresters
Abstract:Past and present land use has seriously impaired the hydrologic function of most upland areas in Pakistan. Damages from flooding, erosion, sedimentation, and loss of productivity have created a crisis situation that cannot be ignored. Remedial measures have been taken but reach more needs to be done.
Document Type: Miscellaneous
Affiliations: Divisional Forest Officer, Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan
Publication date: 1980-04-01
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