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Petermann, Th. 1989. Report on hydrological conditions in Boro-Shorobe floodplains, flood seasons 1987/88 and 1988/89. Molapo Development Project, Department of Agricultural Field Services, Ministry of Agriculture, Maun, Botswana


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Report on hydrological conditions in Boro-Shorobe floodplains, flood seasons 1987/88 and 1988/89.

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Hydrological data form the basis for planning and execution of all works related to control floods and to improve flood conditions for molapo farmers. Due to a high variability of both flood duration and level as well as to erratic rainfall the proper collection filing and evaluation of the data is essential for any assessment regarding the potential of the area and to establish plans for its future development.

Year: 1989

Type: Report

Origin: Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.

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