Irrigation canal in Kenya,Tot marakwet..it is over 1500yrs old. The Marakwet of northwest Kenya and their neighbors the Pokot are well known for their intensive agricultural practices which involve an extensive network of pre-colonial irrigation channels, small-scale terracing and sophisticated patterns of shifting and permanent fields
A Guide To "Levada Walking" In Madeira Via As we Travel | 23.10.2012 Madeira is a fantastic choice for an active getaway, especially if you love walking – the isle is famed for its levadas – irrigation channels that supply water to the often precariously-placed farms and villages that cling to the sides of the mountains or line the lower ground by the seashore. As well as having this highly practical use, the tracks alongside the levadas are excellent hiking routes. #Portugal
The original acequia (irrigation canal) remains virtually unchanged and provides the water for the trees lining the streets, private gardens, and landscaping that gives Tularosa, New Mexico, its unique character.