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The Financial Feasibility of Retaining Walls and Winbreaks as Measures of Oil Conservation in Wadi Zabid, Yemen

@inproceedings{AlSharjabi2004TheFF,
  title={The Financial Feasibility of Retaining Walls and Winbreaks as Measures of Oil Conservation in Wadi Zabid, Yemen},
  author={Alladeen Mohamad Abdalla Al-Sharjabi},
  year={2004}
}
Wadi Zabid is one of the major agricultural areas of Yemen that faces serious soil erosion (SE) problem caused by water and wind. Some of the farmers in the area have constructed retaining walls (RW) and windbreak (WB) to conserve their farmland soil but many do not. As the SE is becoming serious and soil conservation activity is not progressing, there is a need to reveal the feasibility of soil conservation investment, obstructions to soil conservation and farmers SE perception. Data for… CONTINUE READING