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Runoff under sprinkler irrigation

Luis Leopoldo Silva

Runoff under sprinkler irrigation

affecting factors and control practices

by Luis Leopoldo Silva

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementLuis Leopoldo Silva
LC ClassificationsS619.S66 S55 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24579992M
ISBN 109781616685966
LC Control Number2010012283

Section Managing sprinkler irrigation systems Section L Managing sprinkler irrigation systems The circular irrigation pattern of the center pivot results is illustrated in Figure L The system is a typical seven to eight span pivot with span widths of ft and a ft overhang at the end of the pivot lateral. Lawn Irrigation Tips For Arizona. Get ready. the AZ heat is already approaching and is nerveless merciful. With the extreme heat Arizona brings we must be aware of how much water we are using and how to preserve it. AZ Sprinkler is here to help you make smart, affordable choice while still having a healthy, nice lawn in Arizona. Minimizing runoff from surface irrigation is a balance between adequate irrigation and tailwater runoff. This publication discusses how surface runoff can occur and management methods that can minimize the amount of water leaving a property.

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Runoff under sprinkler irrigation: affecting factors and control practices. [Luis Leopoldo Silva]. Potential runoff and erosion is a serious problem for some types of sprinkler irrigation systems, particularly traveling laterals and center pivots on medium– to heavy–textured soils operating on sloping land.

Prediction of when runoff might occur is part of the system design process. The USDA–ARS Water Erosion Prediction Project (WEPP) model was tested with 3 years of field Cited by:   Sprinkler irrigation systems are among the most popular and used irrigation systems in the world, and the trend is to an increase in their use.

The evolution to low pressure operating systems, in order to save energy, has increased surface runoff problems in. Chapter 6 Irrigation System Design Part Irrigation Guide (vi-NEHIG Amend. NJ1, 06/) NJ NJ Irrigation System Design a) General A properly designed irrigation system addresses uniform irrigation application in a timely manner while minimizing losses and damage to soil, water, air, plant, and animal resources.

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best practices and case studies for water-use efficiency. Applying polyacrylamide (PAM) with furrow irrigation water dramatically reduces soil erosion and frequently increases infiltration. We conducted three studies to determine if PAM controlled runoff and soil erosion under sprinkler irrigation.

These studies were conducted in the laboratory on m long, m wide and m deep soil by: 5. SPRINKLER IRRIGATION Introduction In the sprinkler method of irrigation, water is sprayed into Runoff under sprinkler irrigation book air and allowed to fall on the ground surface somewhat resembling rainfall.

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For strawberry production, sprinkler irrigation is primarily used with application rates of about inches per hour during freeze events. Water freezes at 32ºF, while most plant tissues freeze at lower temperatures.

Overhead freeze protection is efficient for. Treating and Recycling Irrigation Runoff Water Management Guidelines for Nursery/Floral Producers. The potential contamination of surface and groundwater from runoff presents a major challenge for the greenhouse industry. Growers rely heavily on the use of fertilizers and pesticides, as well as water, to produce quality crops.

At present, use of sprinkler and drip irrigation varies widely around the world, from 50 percent of Runoff under sprinkler irrigation book in high-income countries to 7 percent in lower-income countries in Asia and Africa.

Our analysis assumes the area under improved irrigation grows from million hectares in to million hectares in Sprinkler Irrigation Method. In the sprinkler irrigation method, the water is conducted in tubes, under pressure, and launched into the atmosphere in the form of a jet, which fragments into drops, being distributed onto the crop and the soil of the parcel to.

Soil Conditioner Effects on Runoff and Potato Yield under Sprinkler Irrigation Article in Agronomy Journal 93(5) January with 61 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Theodore T. Kozlowski, Stephen G.

Pallardy, in Growth Control in Woody Plants, Irrigation Methods. The principal methods of applying water are basin and furrow irrigation, sprinkler irrigation, trickle or drip irrigation, subsurface irrigation, and mist ation of water in furrows or basins can only be done on level land, requires much labor, and often results in.

Downloadable (with restrictions). The increasing use of low pressure moving sprinklers irrigation systems, like center-pivot irrigation systems, has increased surface runoff problems.

Runoff decreases the irrigation system application efficiency, increasing the operational costs. It can also be responsible for environmental problems, such as soil erosion and the contamination of Cited by: 4. Abstract. It has been established that under conditions of the Astrakhan oblast, on brown semidesert soils with sprinkler irrigation, an irrigation intensity of mm/min and irrigation dose of — m(su3)/ha should not be : A.

Larionova. book is useful for not only exercising and passing the university exams but also for use in actual project as a handbook. The handbook of irrigation engineering problems is usable for agricultural, civil, and environmental students, teachers, experts, researchers, engineers,File Size: 2MB.

Irrigation is the application of controlled amounts of water to plants at needed intervals. Irrigation helps to grow agricultural crops, maintain landscapes, and revegetate disturbed soils in dry areas and during periods of less than average rainfall.

Irrigation also has other uses in crop production, including frost protection, suppressing weed growth in grain fields and preventing soil. Eliminating Run-off and Overspray Run-off. Run-off occurs when water is applied too fast, or in too great an amount, to the addition to over-watering (applying too much water overall), run-off can occur on sloped landscapes when landscapes are watered too long for their soil type.

irrigation runoff, French drains can be placed in the propagation area, along the lower perimeter of the nursery or garden center, and on the lower side of the nursery stock display area. Instead of large retention basins for holding irrigation runoff, something as simple as a concrete septic tank can be used.

Small plastic pipe can be usedFile Size: KB. The proposed VPIA to reduce runoff losses under a low-pressure lateral move irrigation machine was evaluated using a MATLAB simulation code. The simulation results demonstrated that the VPIA is efficient in reducing the runoff losses while delivering a high irrigation depth with a high level of distribution uniformity with the lowest pulse : Aymen A.

Al Al-Baaj, Andrew Lewis. Potential of Collected Stormwater and Irrigation Runoff for Foliage and Bedding Plant Production 1 Jianjun Chen, Richard C. Beeson, Jr., Robert H. Stamps, Thomasand Liz A. Felter 2 Agricultural irrigation accounted for 40% of the total freshwater withdrawn in.

Sprinkler irrigation systems fall into two major classifications: landscape and agricultural. Types of landscape irrigation systems include aboveground and underground and either of these may use.

This NebGuide illustrates the influence of soil texture, topography and irrigation system characteristics on potential runoff. When water is applied to a field through a sprinkler irrigation system, it should soak into the soil where it lands rather than drain to a low spot or off the field altogether.

Runoff causes non-uniformity of water application, poor irrigation efficiency and Author: Norman L. Klocke, William L.

Kranz, C. Dean Yonts, Kelly Wertz. The design of irrigation, pumping, and drainage systems using Excel and Visual Basic for Applications programs are explained for both graduate and undergraduate students and practicing engineers.

The book emphasizes environmental protection. The only book any homeowner needs when considering an irrigation system for a lawn, this complete handbook, written by a master plumber in clear, non-technical language, addresses all types of irrigation systems--from the simple to the high-tech--including overhead, surface, and underground irrigation equipment.

50 illustrations & photos. RUNOFF PROBLEMS -Gasket leaks -High precipitation rates Read under Square Feet (or 30x30), Precipitation Rate = in/hr If the set were operated for 6 hours, then the total applied water = in/hr x 6 = in Sprinkler and Furrow Irrigation Workshop for Field Managers IRRIGATION SYSTEM EFFICIENCYFile Size: 62KB.

A surface irrigation system should be designed considering the site and soil assessments outlined in Section 2 of this Manual.

An irrigation system should be sized according to Appendix 6 of the ‘Silver Book’ using design irrigation rate data for the soil from Table M1 of ‘AS/NZS On-site Domestic Wastewater. Develop an Irrigation Water Management (IWM) Plan that will guide the irrigator or decision-maker in the proper management and application of irrigation water.

When irrigation water is limited, develop an IWM Plan that will meet critical crop growth stages. Include in the IWM plan the method for determining the flow rate or total volume of. Irrigation Slide 3 Un-sustainability of Irrigation • Globally, 71% of withdrawn freshwater is used for irrigation • Rivers dammed to collect irrigation water – People living in areas behind the dams are displaced – Wildlife habitat destroyed • Irrigation depletes rivers and aquifers • Irrigation degrades water, soil, and wildlife habitatFile Size: KB.

Under some orchard conditions, reducing irrigation set times may reduce runoff if the irri- gation ends before the irrigation system application rate exceeds the soil infiltration rate.

Typically, the infiltration rate starts high and decreases with time until a final, constant infil. Due to restrictions and limitations on agricultural water worldwide, one of the most effective ways to conserve water in this sector is to reduce the water losses and improve irrigation uniformity.

Nowadays, the low-pressure sprinkler has been widely used to replace the high-pressure impact sprinklers in lateral move sprinkler irrigation systems due to its low operating cost and high Author: Aymen A. Al Al-Baaj, Andrew Lewis. irrigation water is nothing new in Colorado, where irrigation uses about 80% of the trillion gallons of water diverted annually in the state.

Previously, these concerns centered only on water quantity; now, water quality is an important consideration in managing irrigation. To reduce nonpoint source pollution caused by leaching and runoff File Size: KB. T he four basic methods of irrigation are: sprinkler, surface or gravity, trickle (also called drip) and subsurface (“subirrigation,” which uses tile drain lines).

In North Dakota, more than 87 percent of irrigated land has some type of sprinkler system, with about 85 percent using a center pivot. If the sprinkler system is for a new installation, you must perform two important tasks prior.

It has been established that under conditions of the Astrakhan oblast, on brown semidesert soils with sprinkler irrigation, an irrigation intensity of mm/min and irrigation dose of m3/ha should not be exceeded.

If irrigation exceeds this dose it is necessary to take measures to increase the infiltration capacity of the soil and reduce the volume of surface : A. Larionova. irrigation, if managed properly, since evaporation and runoff are minimized.

Sprinkler Irrigation: In sprinkler or overhead irrigation, water is piped to one or more central locations within the field and distributed by overhead high- (B) Gross Area Under irrigation By Crops. Runoff can also serve as a transport mechanism for other pollutants already on the ground or in the curb gutter.

Irrigation runoff entering the storm drain system is an illicit discharge. BEST PRACTICES PROTECT OUR WATERSHED Urban runoff begins when yards and landscaped areas are over-irrigated. Irrigation systems require regular maintenance.

A garden hose with a simple oscillating sprinkler will always be cheaper than drip irrigation, but it doesn’t offer the same measure of control and water conservation. A well-designed drip system will more than repay the cost of installation in reduced effort, fewer irrigation chores, and.

Select sprinkler heads based on the coverage required. The number of zones and the sprinkler head size and style depend on the location of trees, shrubs, lawn and sidewalks. Large areas need one style, corners need another, and areas under shrubs need still another type.

Your irrigation planning guide should have a list of sprinkler head types.Cited by: Silva, Luis Leopoldo, "Fitting infiltration equations to centre-pivot irrigation data in a Mediterranean soil," Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, vol.

94(), pages-Kayssi, A.W. & Mustafa, S.H., "Modeling gypsifereous soil infiltration rate under different sprinkler application rates and successive irrigation events," Agricultural Water.development.

In Texas where LEPA was originally developed under semi-arid conditions, air and canopy evaporative losses from sprinkler irrigation can be appreciable, reducing crop yields in water-limited operations with low capacity irrigation systems, so reduction or elimination in these losses were assets to the LEPA system.