Agricultural Water Management: Proceedings of a Workshop in by National Research Council, Policy and Global Affairs,

By National Research Council, Policy and Global Affairs, Science and Technology for Sustainability Program, Laura Holliday

This file encompasses a number of papers from a workshop---Strengthening Science-Based Decision-Making for Sustainable administration of Scarce Water assets for Agricultural creation, held in Tunisia. individuals, together with scientists, determination makers, representatives of non-profit agencies, and a farmer, got here from the U.S. and several other nations in North Africa and the center East. The papers tested constraints to agricultural creation because it pertains to water shortage; targeting 1) the country of the technology relating to water administration for agricultural reasons within the center East and North Africa 2) how technological know-how could be utilized to raised deal with current water offers to optimize the household creation of nutrients and fiber. The cross-cutting issues of the workshop have been the weather or rules of science-based selection making, the function of the clinical neighborhood in making sure that technology is a vital part of the choice making method, and how one can enhance communications among scientists and determination makers.

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By National Research Council, Policy and Global Affairs, Science and Technology for Sustainability Program, Laura Holliday

This file encompasses a number of papers from a workshop---Strengthening Science-Based Decision-Making for Sustainable administration of Scarce Water assets for Agricultural creation, held in Tunisia. individuals, together with scientists, determination makers, representatives of non-profit agencies, and a farmer, got here from the U.S. and several other nations in North Africa and the center East. The papers tested constraints to agricultural creation because it pertains to water shortage; targeting 1) the country of the technology relating to water administration for agricultural reasons within the center East and North Africa 2) how technological know-how could be utilized to raised deal with current water offers to optimize the household creation of nutrients and fiber. The cross-cutting issues of the workshop have been the weather or rules of science-based selection making, the function of the clinical neighborhood in making sure that technology is a vital part of the choice making method, and how one can enhance communications among scientists and determination makers.

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71. Pp. 2060-2068. 26 Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. html How can scientific research be more effectively integrated into public policy making? By Rita P. Maguire President and CEO, ThinkAZ, Former Director, Arizona Department of Water Resources INTRODUCTION If we agree that the issues involving water management are becoming increasingly complex, then it makes sense that more information, particularly accurate, thorough and objective information, will result in better decision-making.

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