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  • Analysis Of A Pleasant Trip To The Cumberland Plateau

    Cain Demumbra Jennifer Wilson English 1010 27 October 2017 A Pleasant Trip to the Cumberland Plateau A plateau is a land area having a relatively level surface considerably raised above adjoining land on at least one side and is often cut by deep canyons. The Cumberland Plateau goes from Wayne County in Kentucky to Scott County in Tennessee. I will be writing primarily about areas in and around Cumberland County. The Cumberland Plateau includes parts of Wayne and McrCreary counties in Kentucky…

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  • Murray Darling Basin Case Study

    form. Another way that humans have affected the environment is through the use of irrigation for crops. The use of irrigation causes the salinity levels in the Murray-Darling Basin to rise. The abnormal salinity levels make it harder for natural plants around the basin to grow, as well as making it harder for farmers to grow their crops. The Murray-Darling Basin also has economic…

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  • Importance Of Indigenous Knowledge

    When we talk about agriculture, indigenous knowledge has been practice before coming up of modern technology/science. Indigenous knowledge is a product of the adaptation of farming practices to the local Environment, creating unique indigenous farming practices and food culture. So Indigenous knowledge is the local knowledge that is unique to a culture or society. Other names for it include: ‘local knowledge’, ‘folk knowledge’, ‘people’s knowledge’, ‘traditional wisdom’ or ‘traditional science’.…

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  • Persuasive Essay On Non Farming

    person uses in 100 showers. They waste water in many different ways, but some of the biggest ones is having broken irrigation systems that can cause there to be like a leakage and allow water to waste from there. Another way is not having a set method of how to water crops which can also lead to the waste of water. Finding ways to waste less water, fixing leakages and implementing irrigation methods to conserve water is the best way to fix this solution. The world of farming brings in a lot of…

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  • Argumentative Essay About Wildfires

    During dry times, there is an increased incidence of wildfires. Particularly, in "1988, rainfall in many states was 50 to 85 percent below normal. Summer thunderstorms produced lightning without rain and ignited fires in dry trees" ("Drought" pg. 4). In 2014, Mieszkowski explained the risk of wildfires were probable. In 2014 "there had been 3,400 wildfires as July 19, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection" (Mieszkowski pg. 8). Which is an escalation of 36…

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  • Irrigation System In Agriculture

    specialized plows that can simultaneously till, plant seed and incorporate fertilizer into the ground in one pass, modern crop specific harvesters and irrigation systems to water and cultivate the crops that we need. The current technologies we use are good and have brought us a long way in feeding the world. However, these systems need…

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  • Ahkmenrah: A Short Story

    to mean a lot to this city.” said the King. “Yes master.” The slaves all said at once. The slaves all marched into the city to gather supplies and begin building. A few months later and the irrigation system was ready right before the spring floods. Once the spring floods came the irrigation trapped all the water in the giant pots and the farmers we able to take the water and water their crops without having to deal with flooding and the too much salt. I have finally completed my…

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  • Themes Of Geography

    Emily Waldo Bezy Geo. Honors 15 August 2017 “Geography & It’s 5 Themes” Geography is the study of the Earth, specifically the land and its features. The subject can be divided into two categories: Physical Geography and Cartography. Physical Geography entails actual points that can be located using latitude and longitude as well as landforms, such as mountains, rivers, lakes, oceans, plateaus, etc. Cartography is the study and / or practice of drawing maps. In Cartography; one must…

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  • Water Scarcity In Australia Case Study

    Water scarcity is main issue for Australia especially for Perth metropolitan area. Currently, Perth water need is served by the Water Corporation of WA. 39 % of water source come from desalination while the rest come from ground and surface water. Most water allocation go to residential consumer with around 70 % of water consumption (Water-Corporation 2015). The proposal development plan in design guidelines and detail area plan in section environmental checklist is mention about mandatory for…

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  • Infiltration Lab Report

    Infiltration investigation Introduction Infiltration is the process by which water on the ground surface enters the soil. The infiltration rate is the velocity or speed at which water enters into the soil. It is usually measured by the depth (in mm) of the water layer that can enter the soil in one hour. On the 2nd of October, we were split into groups and we had to do an infiltration investigation. The experiment was set out to find out whether the infiltrations rate throughout the school were…

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