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(a) Define watershed management.

(b) What are the advantages of watershed management?

Asked by Topperlearning User 22nd November 2013, 2:42 AM
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(a) Water shed management is a scientific method of developing land and water resources to increase the biomass production without causing ecological imbalance.

(b) The advantages are:

i) Watershed management only increases the production and income of the watershed community. 

ii) It also mitigates droughts and floods.

iii) It increases the life of the downstream dam and reservoirs.

Answered by Expert 22nd November 2013, 4:42 AM
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