Irrigation Engineering

Spur

What is the Spur? Spur is a permeable and temporary structure. These structures are constructed on the curve of a river to protect the river bank from erosion. This type of structure is most suitable where the river carries sediment load in suspension. Don’t be confused about spur and groynes, both are the same type …

What is Irrigation Efficiency? Different Types of Irrigation Efficiency

What is Irrigation Efficiency? Different Types of Irrigation Efficiency

What is Irrigation Efficiency? The amount of supplied water is not fully utilised for the growth of crops because there are several reasons for water loss. Irrigation efficiency is defined as the ratio of the amount of water available to the amount of water supplied from the reservoir. It is expressed in percentage. Different Types …