Western Australia, Dams, Dam, Commissioner of Soil Conservation, Water conservation, Soil conservation
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A reader of the "Journal of Agriculture" recently wrote to the Commissioner of Soil Conservation concerning the current tendency towards sinking dams on hillsides. He stated that many farmers and contractors were throwing up holding banks in such a manner that a large percentage of the water impounded was lost by seepage under the banks.
"Dams on the hillsides,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 3: Vol. 1
, Article 4.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture3/vol1/iss3/4