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The use of groundwater as an alternative water source for agricultural production in southern Lao PDR and the implications for policymakers

Groundwater is fast becoming an alternative source of fresh water for many rural communities in southern Laos in response to increasing rainfall variability and distribution, in conjunction with increasing competition for surface water resources, including for agriculture, hydropower and mining.

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Document type Reports, journal articles, and research papers (including theses and dissertations)
Language of document
  • English
  • Agricultural processing
  • Ground water
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Champasak
Copyright Unclear copyright
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Version / Edition 1
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Author (individual) Camilla Vote1, Philip Eberbach1*, Ketema Zeleke1, Thavone Inthavong2, Ruben Lampayan3 and Somsamay Vongthilath
Publication place champasak
Publication date 2014
Pagination 13
Date uploaded May 18, 2018, 10:55 (UTC)
Date modified May 22, 2018, 02:59 (UTC)