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Created on 03 May 2013
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Micro-basins, also known as 'half-moons' are semi-circular stone bunds enclosing plants of agroforestry value. These structures trap run-off and make soil and water settle down and feed the plant.

They have been employed at a large scale in Ethiopia and to good effect, as this video from Tigray province shows.

English version

More info: www.wahara.eu
Produced by: TheWaterChannel
Year: 2012
Language: English
Region: Tigray, Ethiopia




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