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Hydrometry Project-Somalia; Annual flow hydrographs Jubba and Shebelli Rivers 1951-1989

(Extract From introduction)This volume contains hydrographs of estimated daily flows (discharges) at selected gauging stations on the Jubba and Shebelli rivers for varying periods between 1951 and 1989. It is intended to be a companion volume to the Hydrometric Data Book', but for completeness and ease of reference much of the Introduction to the Data Book is repeated here. All original data has been checked, with errors corrected and missing values in filled where possible. Figure 1 shows the locations of the gauging stations and Table 1 summarizes their main hydrological characteristics

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Institute of Hydrology,Sir M MacDonald and Partners Limited

Farjano settlement project - Land evaluation

(Extract From Introduction)This land evaluation of the Farjano Settlement Project in the Lower Shabeelle Region of Somalia examined 16 000 hectares of alluvial soils. The evaluation was requested by UNHCR with the aim of locating land suitable for semimechanised rainfed (dryland) agriculture on which refugee settlers will become farmers, under the direction of a.farm management system that provides land preparation and planting services. The evaluation was also to examine the land suitability for settlement location, forestry and small-scale irrigation. A topographic survey was to be carried out to provide a contoured base map, and an additional topographicai survey was requested of the Farjano village irrigated farm (Sheikh Mohammed Hikam).

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Louis Berger International Inc,Roscoe Moss Inc

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Comprehensive groundwater development project, Volume 1 - Executive Summary

The comperehensive groundwater development project (CGDP) has been in progress since July 1981 under the Water development Agency of the Ministry of Minerals and Water Resources, Somali Democratic Republic. Originally it was scheduled to end in 1984, the project was extended until July, 1986. This interim report provides an update of project activities from July 1984 to July 1985. The report covers six of the project components concerned:ol; liDrilling program/li; liHydrogeology or data collected/li; liInstitutional support/li; liPrivate sector study/li; liRecomended programs/li; liDemobilization./li; /ol Volumes:ol li Executive Summary /li liGeneral Activities/li liHydrogeology/li liAppendix for volume 2/li liAppendices for volume 3/li /ol

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Jowhar Sugar Estate Feasibility Study for Rehabilitation, Annex 6 - 9

This report consists of the following annexes: br Annex VI - Human Resourcesbr Annex VII - Financial Analysisbr Annex VIII - Economic Analysisbr Annex IX - Management Unitbr

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Agricultural operations and mechanisation report

(Extract from the executive Sumary)With the construction of the Mogambo Irrigation Project well underway arid the Agricultural Management Contract not yet awarded, a detailed planning study of both the agricultural operations end mechanisation required for the project became critical. This report reviews the original proposals contained in the previous studies and makes recommendations on agricultural operations, mechanisation for agriculture and operating and maintenance, traiisport, workshops, and management and staffing.

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Jowhar Sugar Estate Feasibility Study for Rehabilitation, Final report

This report represents the findings of the Feasibility Study for Rehabilitation of the Jowhar Sugar Estate and Factory. Supporting data and more detailed presentations can. be found in the report annexes presented in separate volumes

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Jowhar Sugar Estate Feasibility Study for Rehabilitation, Annex 1 - Irrigation and Drainage

This Annex is divided into five sections :-br In Section A (Water resources) we examine the problems of water availability and water quality, both of which are significant in terms of reduced cane yields. Possible solutions to the problem of dry season water shortages are discussed. Br Sections B (irrigation) and C (Drainage) deal with the existing irrigation and drainage systems and describe the alternative ways in which improvements can be made. The proposed rehabilitation measures are discussed in detail. Details of the investigative work carried out on the Estate during the fieldwork phase are presented. BR Section D (Operation and maintenance) discusses the requirements for operation and maintenance of the rehabilitated scheme and presents details of staffing and plant. BR In Section E (Costs) we present the cost estimates of the proposed rehabilitation measures, and recurrent costs for operation and maintenance.

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Aerial strip sampling survey of the bushbush region of southern Somalia

Aerial strip sampling of the Bushbush region of Southern Somalia

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Irrigated Agriculture, Main report and annexes

This report concerns the second and last part of the feasibility study carried out for the North-West Region Agricultural Development Project with a view to defining the measures to be taken to develop agriculture in the area. The first part dealt with rain-fed agriculture and was the subject of report ' No 31 0297 R14, published in June 1982. This second part concerns irrigated agriculture.

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Soil survey

The soil survey in the North-West Region, which was begun in October 1980 and March 1981, covers an area of about 350,000 ha, in which the soil and land were mapped at a scale of 1/500,000.The survey was carried by SOGREAH consulting Engineers on behalf of the Democratic Republic of Somalia to study and prepare: -A soil classification Map -A land suitability map for integrated rainfed cultivation inorder to asses the area's suitability for agricultural development The aim of the study is to develop irrigated and rainfed agriculture in the North-west Region of the country The region of coverage extends between latitudes 9 and 11 30' North and longitudes 42 30' and 45 East and is characterised by a climate that is arid (coastal plain) to semiarid(plateau) and a rainfall regime which shows marked differences from one point to another (cf. report on hydrology and climatology), with mean annual precipitation ranging from 50 mm (coastal plain) t o 500 mm (plateau).

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Design criteria

This note outlines the criteria which have been adopted in the preparation of designs for the Mogambo Irrigation Project. It has been based on the Design Statement issued in January 1982. Fully detailed supporting calculations are included In a separate volume.

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Mogambo rice mill feasibility study main report

(extract for introduction)br This Report analyses the studies made to date to identify requirements and costs for the proposed rice mill at Mogambo. It covers: br - the present and projected production of rice in southern Somaliabr - the present levels of imports of rice into Somaliabr - an assessment of the existing rice milling facilitiesbr - an assessment of the required capacity of a mill at Mogambo at completion on Phase IIbr - an assessment of the required capacity of storage, drying3 and ancillary equipment br - and an assessment of plant costs. br

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