ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION IN IRRIGATION DAMS: A CASE STUDY FROM TURKEY


EROL U. E.

FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN, vol.30, no.3, pp.2435-2441, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Title of Journal : FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN
  • Page Numbers: pp.2435-2441

Abstract

An irrigation dam is a link between nature and people together with its irrigation purposes. It is also one of the most important utilizations from nature, especially in terms of on environmental factors. It is obvious that people can damage local environmental conditionsduring the utilization. Restorationof irrigation dams should be ecological for aneconomical and biological sustainable utilization of nature. However, studies on ecological restoration or landscape restoration/ecology of irrigation dams are very limited.