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Effect of the Lining of Water Courses on Water Losses and Conveyance Efficiency

A.N. Mirani , L.A. Jamali , F.C. Oad , M.A. Samo , A.A. Lakho and N.L. Oad
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Four water courses recorded the loss of water before improvement as 25.58, 13.82, 36.46 and 39.84%, however after improvement these losses exhibited reduced values i.e. 1.61, 1.36, 1.63, and 1.36, and conveyance efficiency improved by 37.85%. Therefore it is recommended that to obtain maximum conveyance efficiency and reduced water loss risks the lining of water courses should be on top priority.

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A.N. Mirani , L.A. Jamali , F.C. Oad , M.A. Samo , A.A. Lakho and N.L. Oad , 2001. Effect of the Lining of Water Courses on Water Losses and Conveyance Efficiency. Journal of Applied Sciences, 1: 343-344.

DOI: 10.3923/jas.2001.343.344


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