Ganges Project on Productive, Profitable, and Resilient Agriculture and Aquaculture Systems (G2)

Basin, Ganges December 15, 2011 at 07:50 1 comment

Introduction More than one million hectares of land in the coastal zone of Bangladesh are contained within polders—low-lying tracts of land that are enclosed by embankments. Constructed during the 1960s and 1970s, the polders were designed to control flooding and increase agricultural production. Today farmers within the polders, 80% of whom […]