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Title: Assessment of the suitability for agriculture of the north-west Packsaddle area Kununurra / by Noel Schoknecht.
Author: Western Australia Agriculture Western Australia Natural Resources Assessment Group. ; Schoknecht, N. (Agriculture Western Australia, Perth. Land Management Branch)
Series: Resource management technical report , ; 156
Description: 20 p. : ill., map ; 30 cm. + 3 maps.
Subject: Packsaddle Creek region (W.A.) ; Dunham River region (W.A.) ; Soil types. ; Natural resources. ; Western Australia. ; Resource management. ; Kununurra region (W.A.) ; Land use planning. ; Soil. ; Soil surveys. ; Land capability. ; Crop production. ; Production possibilities. ; Irrigated farming.
Notes: 4 tables. Maps in pocket inside back cover.
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ISBN/ISSN: 10397205.
Type: Serial
Abstract: (En)
A brief assessment of the suitablility for agriculture of about 260 ha in the North-west Packsaddle area was conducted in early September 1993. Nine map units based on soil and landform were identified, and their suitability for broadscale flood irrigated agriculture and spray or trickle irrigated horticulture assessed. The map units are based on field observations and extrapolation from existing surveys. The map was prepared at a scale of 1:20,000 and is only accurate at that scale. For broadscale flood
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