Dew Harvest

To Supplement Drinking Water Sources in Arid Coastal Belt of Kutch

Author: Girja Sharan

Publisher: Foundation Books

ISBN: 9788175963269

Category: Science

Page: 107

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Dew Harvest deals with dew harvesting as a feasible solution to the chronic water scarcity in arid areas near the coastline. It substantiates the methodology of dew harvesting based on a case study from the Kothara village in the Kutch region. The book provides insights into the simple and people friendly technology of dew harvesting. It explains the exemplary procedure that Prof. Sharan followed: study of the dew resource of the site, chemical analysis of dew water to verify potability, test of dew harvesting materials, construction of small and pilot-sized dew condensers, and ultimately the construction of a large dew production plant. The author describes the methodology involved in the measurement of dewfall throughout India, especially in the coastal regions. The author recommends that dew harvesting be part of the curriculum at colleges and urges hydrologists and engineers to seriously consider its utility as an innovative technology. This book is the summary then of present technology to harvest dew water through simple and inexpensive means.
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Terrestrial Plant Ecology

Author: Michael G. Barbour,Jack H. Burk,Wanna D. Pitts,Frank S. Gilliam,Mark W. Schwartz

Publisher: Benjamin/Cummings

ISBN: N.A

Category: Nature

Page: 649

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The aim of this book is to effectively synthesize the literature pertaining to the ecology of wild plants into a comprehensive survey for the undergraduate student, aiming to teach the essentials of the interactions between plants and their environment ranging from communities to landscapes. The book takes an integrated approach to plant ecology and is divided into four parts which include information on the broad apsects of plant ecology. Chapters are written as self-contained units and can be read in any order, and authors new to this edition bring expertise on vegetation sampling and the conservation of endangered species. For this edition there have been revisions to chapters on population biology, species interactions, succession, nutrient cycling, soil, fire, photosynthesis and the vegetation of North America.
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Hobby Farm

Living Your Rural Dream For Pleasure And Profit

Author: Carol Ekarius

Publisher: i5 Publishing

ISBN: 1937049450

Category: Gardening

Page: 272

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This beautiful book offers an intimate look at life on a hobby farm. From finding a farm to creating a business, to choosing what to plant to canning fruits, Hobby Farm will teach readers how to reap the benefits of rustic life with sound guidance.
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The Dew on the Roses

Author: Joyce French Turner

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1450243452

Category: Fiction

Page: 168

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“The Dew on the Roses” is based on family stories taking place in Indiana and the city of Richmond as it was at the turn of the century. It’s a story of faith, good times along with the bad, such as all lives refl ect. There are stories that make you laugh and others that bring a tear.
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Agronomy Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Agriculture

Page: N.A

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Leaflet

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Agriculture

Page: N.A

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Silver Dew

Author: Suzi Davis

Publisher: Central Avenue Publishing

ISBN: 192676059X

Category: Fiction

Page: 326

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Just weeks before graduating from high school, Grace finds herself running across the country for her life with her magical and mysterious boyfriend, Sebastian, by her side. An ancient magic has been awakened inside of Grace that is powerful, frightening and barely within her control. The Others, who possess their own dangerous magic, are hunting them, and their only hope is for Grace to learn how to harness her incredible powers to stop them. The answers they seek are hidden within a life lived thousands of years ago, shrouded in mystery, magic and deceit. When the demons from their past finally catch up to them, Grace and Sebastian are faced with a truth that shakes the foundation of their relationship, their lives and everything they thought they knew. It is up to Grace to learn to control the Lost Magic, to right the wrongs that have been done, and to discover once and for all, who she really is.
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Dust Or Dew

Immortality in the Ancient Near East and in Psalm 49

Author: Janet Smith

Publisher: Casemate Publishers

ISBN: 0227680219

Category: History

Page: 269

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Dust or Dew addresses the question of Israel's unique contribution to beliefs about afterlife in the Ancient Near East as hinted at in Psalm 49. Dust or Dew shows which other readings, from the literature of both ancient Israel and its neighbours, enriches our understanding not only of the psalm but also of Israel's developing concepts of sheol and redemption for the righteous.
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Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Crops and climate

Page: N.A

View: 9539

Final yearly issue includes index of special articles. December through March issues contain reports of snow and ice conditions.
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Special Pamphlet

War-time Production Series

Author: Canada. Agricultural Supplies Board

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Agriculture

Page: N.A

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