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Juba Hydrometric data

The main objectives of the Hydrometry Project were to try and re-rate all the National Hydrometric stations on the Jubba and Shebelli rivers to maintain a reliable and continous hydrological database to ensure reliable calculations and planning of development projects in aid of the future of agriculture in Somalia.The Project covers the area of Somalia dependant upon the Jubba and Shebelli rivers for its water. These two rivers drain the eastern slopes of the Ethiopian Plateau to the west of Somalia, and are the only sources of surface water which is available for large scale irrigation development in Somalia.

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Gemmell A.,P.

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy)

Northern Rangeland Development Project, Report on soil in the project area

This is an investigation report of the soils of the Project area. Basic soil tests were performed from a base at the National Rangelands agency offices in Burao. Tests undertaken in the laboratory were:ol li Moisture content /li liAtterberg Limits /li liParticle size distribution (wet and dry sieve and hydrometer sedimentation). /li; li2.5kg rammer compaction test. /li; /ol Tests undertaken in the field were:ol liIn-situ densities by sand replacement/li li Water quality tests (pH, conductivity,hardness, alkalinity, chloride, sulphate, nitrate, ammonia and phosphorous). Some of these were done in the laboratory, others in the field/li; /ol

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Hydrological data collection and upgrading of the national hydrometric network On Juba and Shebelli rivers, also the in-service training of the field operation staff - Main Report

The main objectives of the Hydrometry Project were to try and re-rate all the National Hydrometric stations on the Jubba and Shebelli rivers to maintain a reliable and continous hydrological database to ensure reliable calculations and planning of development projects in aid of the future of agriculture in Somalia.The Project covers the area of Somalia dependant upon the Jubba and Shebelli rivers for its water. These two rivers drain the eastern slopes of the Ethiopian Plateau to the west of Somalia, and are the only sources of surface water which is available for large scale irrigation development in Somalia.

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy), Somali Democratic Republic

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Sogreah Consulting Engineers

Shabelle Hydrometric Data

(Extract from preface)The Hydrometry Project TCP/SOM/8906 was born after the visit to Somalia of the Hydrologist Jean C. Henry in 1979, to evaluate irrigation potential along the Juba and shebelli rivers. During this study the Hydrometric data base was questioned as regards both its validity and representativity. The first steps taken to rectify the situation was the formulation of the Hydrometry Project and its implementation in January 1980. The main objectives of the Hydrometry Project were to try and re-rate all the National Hydrometric stations on the Jubba and Shebelli rivers.

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Gemmell B., A., P., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy)

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy), Somali Democratic Republic

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Gemmell A.,P.

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North-West Region Agricultural Development Project,Technical Report No 16 Hydrogeology- Main report and appendices

The purpose of this study was to draw up an inventory of groundwater resources in the foru main catchment areaas in the North-West region of Somalia and to define appropriate procedures for exploiting these resources. Each catchment covers an area between 3000 and 3800 Sq. KM

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Gemmell A.P.B., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy)

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy)

Flood damage asessment study, main report

This report was requested after major flooding occurred in the Shabelle and Juba valleys in Somalia during April and May 1981.br The report covers: br •Assessment of damage to agriculture arid infrastructure.br •recommendations for indicate assistance to farmers affected by the floods.br •Preliminary recommendations to reduce damage from future floods. br

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Sir M MacDonald and Partners Limited

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