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The sustainability and cost-effectiveness of water storage projects on Canterbury rivers: the Opihi River case
(New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, 2010-08)
There is an increasing demand for water resources in the Canterbury region. The impact of this demand has lead to unacceptable minimum river flows, which has resulted in adverse affects to river ecology. In an effort to ...
The Canterbury Water Management Strategy as a collaborative planning initiative: a preliminary assessment
(Lincoln Ventures Ltd., 2010-05-20)
This report is a preliminary assessment of the Canterbury Water Management Strategy (CWMS) as part of a longer term longitudinal monitoring study of institutional arrangements for sustainable water management in Canterbury. ...
Modelling of energy consumption in wheat production using neural networks: case study in Canterbury province, New Zealand
(World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, 2010)
An artificial neural network (ANN) approach was used to model the energy consumption of wheat production. This study was conducted over 35,300 hectares of irrigated and dry land wheat fields in Canterbury in the 2007-2008 ...