Fertile Ground: The Impacts of Participatory Watershed Management

  • Fertile Ground book coverPublisher: Intermediate Technology Publications
  • First published: 1999
  • ISBN: 978-1-85339-389-1

Editors: Fiona Hinchcliffe, John Thompson, Jules Pretty, Irene Guijt and Parmesh Shah

23 case studies from a wide range of countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia document how innovative programmes in land management are contributing to increased livelihood security along with soil and water conservation.

Compelling evidence of the importance of local people’s involvement in natural resource planning and management.