International Journal of
Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Water Res. Environ. Eng.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-6613
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJWREE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 331

Full Length Research Paper

Rainwater harvesting: An option for dry land agriculture in arid and semi-arid Ethiopia

Binyam Alemu Yosef
  • Binyam Alemu Yosef
  • Department of Soil and Water Resources Management, College of Agriculture, Wollo University, Ethiopia.
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Desale Kidane Asmamaw
  • Desale Kidane Asmamaw
  • Department of Geography, College of Social Science, Samara University, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 16 October 2014
  •  Accepted: 23 February 2015
  •  Published: 28 February 2015

How to cite this article

APA /
Yosef, B. A., & Asmamaw, D. K. (2015). Rainwater harvesting: An option for dry land agriculture in arid and semi-arid Ethiopia. International Journal of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering, 7(2), 17-28.
Chicago /
Binyam Alemu Yosef and Desale Kidane Asmamaw. "Rainwater harvesting: An option for dry land agriculture in arid and semi-arid Ethiopia." International Journal of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering 7, no. 2 (2015): 17-28.
MLA /
Binyam Alemu Yosef and Desale Kidane Asmamaw. "Rainwater harvesting: An option for dry land agriculture in arid and semi-arid Ethiopia." International Journal of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering 7.2 (2015): 17-28.