At the Crossroads: Continuity and Change in the Traditional Irrigation Practices of Ladakh

TitleAt the Crossroads: Continuity and Change in the Traditional Irrigation Practices of Ladakh
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsGupta R, Tiwari S
Conference Name9th Biennial Conference
PublisherInternational Association for the Study of Common Property (IASCP)
Source DocumentAccessible with appropriate permission
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Traditional irrigation practices of Ladakh (Alchi village), India

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The village of Alchi is located on the banks of the Indus river in the Ladakh division of the Jammu and Kashmir districts, India.  It encompasses an unknown geographical area of land located in a cold desert/high altitude region characterized by glaciers, snowfields, short cultivation periods, and scarce water resources. The case study involves an undetermined snapshot in time and catalogues an action situation involving an unknown number of households which are dependent on an earthen channel...
09 Aug 2016

Traditional irrigation practices of Ladakh (Sabu village), India

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The village of Sabu (aka Saboo) is located several km from the town of Leh in the Ladakh division of the Jammu and Kashmir districts, India.  It encompasses an unknown geographical area of land located in a cold desert/high altitude region characterized by glaciers, snowfields, short cultivation periods, and scarce water resources. The case study involves an undetermined snapshot in time and catalogues an action situation involving an unknown number of households which are dependent on an...
09 Aug 2016

Traditional irrigation practices of Ladakh (villages of Phuktse, Shara, and Sharnos), India

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The villages of Phuktse, Shara, and Sharnos are located in the Ladakh division of the Jammu and Kashmir districts, India.  The villages are successively downstream from each other, beginning with Phuktse which is upstream from Shara which is upstream from Sharnos.  Each village encompasses an unknown geographical area of land located in a cold desert/high altitude region characterized by glaciers, snowfields, short cultivation periods, and scarce water resources. The case study involves an...
09 Aug 2016

Traditional irrigation practices of Ladakh (villages of Phyang and Phey), India

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The villages of Phyang and Phey are located northwest and southwest from the town of Leh in the Ladakh division of the Jammu and Kashmir districts, India, and are upstream (Phyang) and downstream (Phey) from each other.  Each village encompasses an unknown geographical area of land located in a cold desert/high altitude region characterized by glaciers, snowfields, short cultivation periods, and scarce water resources. The case study involves an undetermined snapshot in time and catalogues an...
09 Aug 2016