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Table 4 Commonly implemented soil and water conservation structures in respective micro-watersheds and their appropriateness

From: Evaluating watershed management activities of campaign work in Southern nations, nationalities and peoples’ regional state of Ethiopia

Kebele N o of evaluated Micro-watersheds Elevation (m a s l) Average annual Rainfall (mm) Slope (%) Commonly Implemented physical soil and water conservation structures Appropriateness of structures selection
Yiriba Dubancho 2 1980-2020 1070.6 13-30 soil bund, fanyajuu, trenches Appropriate
Hanja chafa 2 1928-1945 1070.6 10-30 soil bund, fanyajuu, trenches, micro- basin, stone bund Appropriate
Koran Goge 2 1925-1940 1070.6 5-21 trenches, micro- basin, eye brow Appropriate
Debub Kege 2 1730-1734 1209.1 5-15 Trench, soil bund, fanya juu Appropriate
Megara 2 1765-1792 1209.1 3-6 Fanya juu, stone bund, trench Appropriate
Kalete Senete 1 1970 1209.1 1.5 Soil bund, cutoff drain, eye brow, trench Appropriate from the point as it formed depressed land due to erosion
Kota kombola 3 2000-2110 1156.5 10-40 Soil bund, fanya juu, trenches, micro-basin Appropriate
Ha’amancho 1 2100-2200 1156.5 26.5 Soil Bund, Fanya juu, trench, Micro-basin Appropriate
Megere 1 2040-2160 1156.5 1.5-30 Soil Bund, Fanya juu, trench, Micro-basin Partially appropriate
Zebecho 3 2200-2729 1565 20-45 Soil Bund, Fanya juu, trench, Micro-basin Partially appropriate
Bucha 3 2060-2170 1565 5-20 Soil bund, fanya juu Appropriate
Gede Genet 3 2100-2180 1565 5-20 Soil bund, fanya juu Appropriate
Abela Faracho 3 1386-1417 1132.3 1.5-3 Soil bund fanya fuu Partially appropriate
Abala Sifa 3 1440-1449 1132.3 1.5-3 Soil bund fanya fuu Partially appropriate
Ela kabala 2 1520-1580 1132.3 3-17 Soil bund fanya fuu, trenches Appropriate
Yakima 3 1920-2200 1056.1 10-55 Stone bund, soil bund, fanya juu Partially appropriate
Sadoye 2 1700-1780 1056.1   Soil bund, fanyajuu Appropriate
Soresha 3 1570-1673 1056.1 3-10 Stone bund, soil bund, fanya juu, micro-basin, trench, check dam Appropriate
Addis Bodare 2 1351-1399   5-35 Stone bund, soil bund Appropriate
Gendo Walcha 1 1970-1870 1731.1 3-25 Soil bund Appropriate
Gedo Buna 1 2598-2610 1731.1 10-30 Soil bund, fanya juu Appropriate
Mari Madara 1 2400 1731.1 10-67 Soil bund Partially appropriate
Gobo Shamana 1 1900-2200 1731.1 10-30 Soil bund fanya juu Appropriate