Rainwater harvesting in rural India - Taankas in the Thar Desert

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Abstract

Traditional catchment rainwater harvesting structures are used in India to store domestic drinking water between monsoons. Does the value of the water they store justify their building costs, and how efficient are they?

LanguageEnglish (US)
Pages22-24
Number of pages3
JournalWaterlines
Volume25
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2007
Externally publishedYes

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Rainwater harvesting in rural India - Taankas in the Thar Desert. / Konar, Megan.

In: Waterlines, Vol. 25, No. 4, 04.2007, p. 22-24.

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