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Equity and Transparency: General Principles of the Success of Collective River and Ground Water Management in Valencia, Southeast Spain
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: 21st Century Watershed Technology: Improving Water Quality and Environment Conference Proceedings, 21-24 February 2010, Universidad EARTH, Costa Rica 701P0210cd.(doi:10.13031/2013.29430)
Authors: Mar Ortega, Paul Trawick, Guillermo Palau-Salvador
Keywords: Irrigation, organizational principles, self-governance, institutions, groundwater, recycled waste-water
This research focuses on nine irrigation communities situated in Valencia (Spain), where farmers have been working together for over a thousand years in order to create successful institutions for self-governance with regards to using scarce water from the Turia River.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)