Water: our national asset

Australia, 1965

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Shows the selection, development, maintenance and operation of irrigation schemes. Emphasises the importance of irrigation in keeping drought in check and increasing primary production.

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State Rivers and Water Supply Commission


B.F.C. Barrington



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