Journal of Water Resources and Ocean Science

Volume 9, Issue 4, August 2020

  • Overview to Potential Sources, Soil Salinization and Expansion Level of Lake Basaka, Central Rift Valley Region of Ethiopia

    Melaku Tafese Awulachew

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, August 2020
    Pages: 71-76
    Received: 13 May 2020
    Accepted: 12 June 2020
    Published: 8 September 2020
    Abstract: The aim of this overview is extended to indicate the Potential Sources, Soil salinization and expansion level of lake Basaka. Lake Basaka is located in the middle Awash River Basin, Central Rift Valley of Ethiopia at about 200 km south East of the capital city, Addis Ababa. The lake is expanding as opposed to the other rift valley lakes in Ethiopia... Show More
  • Effects of Integrated Soil and Water Conservation Practices on Woody Species Diversity, Structure and Regeneration in Southern Ethiopia

    Dessale Wasie, Fantaw Yimer

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 4, August 2020
    Pages: 77-86
    Received: 6 August 2020
    Accepted: 3 September 2020
    Published: 14 September 2020
    Abstract: Land degradation in the form of soil erosion is one of the most serious problems in the worldwide. Physical and biological soil and water conservation measures implemented by various land rehabilitation program is the best option to address this problem. This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of integrated soil and water conservation (SWC... Show More