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Impact of cyclone PAM on rainwater harvesting prospects in the Pacific region

Kotra, Krishna K. (2016) Impact of cyclone PAM on rainwater harvesting prospects in the Pacific region. British Journal of Applied Science & Technology, 12 (4). pp. 1-11. ISSN 2231-0843

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    Aims: To assess the impact of cyclone PAM on the rainwater harvesting prospects in the Pacific region. Study Design: The study was conducted based on the field observations, data from various government organizations and NGOs. Place and Duration of Study: The study was based in Port Vila, Vanuatu along with nearby Island countries like New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, Fiji and Tuvalu were part of the study. The study was conducted from mid-March to the end of June, 2015. Methodology: The study was based on the field observations; estimates from authenticated sources with the evidence of the pictorial data of remote areas; community feedback; government department’s data and NGO’s reports. The views of individuals, community heads, government bodies and relief workers of various national and international agencies were integral part of this assessment. Results: The impact of category 5 cyclone PAM on the prospects of rainwater harvest in the Pacific region.

    Item Type: Journal Article
    Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry
    Divisions: Faculty of Science, Technology and Environment (FSTE) > School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
    Depositing User: Krishna Kotra
    Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2016 17:03
    Last Modified: 27 Jun 2016 17:03

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