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Irrigation In Australia (1967)

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News fragment from 1967

Irrigation has brought new life to Australia. Some of the irrigation water is pumped directly from the river, some of it is running in man-made channels running a hundred and eighty miles long. Wheels keep the water level up. The wheels also measure the water that is going to each property, which is then sold by the acre-foot.

More info: British Pathé
Produced by: British Pathé
Language: English
Year: 1967
Region: Australia, Oceania

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