Accessing Surface Water Sources



Good information is provided in this factsheet which outlines options to access and develop surface water sources for livestock watering.



Topics discussed on accessing surface water sources include:

  • collecting water in dugouts
  • accessing springs (artesan and seep)
  • livestock access to creeks, rivers and lakes

Provided also are links to other factsheets on surface water options which should be considered on each of the following topics :


All factsheets are available from the Sustainable Agriculture Management Branch website of the Ministry of Agriculture.

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