Rice cultivation

WHS where the growing of rice is part of its OUV, or otherwise prominent enough to be described in the AB evaluation.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Bali Subak system
Bassari Country The Bassari landscape is marked by terraces and rice paddies (AB ev)
Ferrara "...cultivated lands dominated by rice farming" in the Po Delta
Hani Rice Terraces
Liangzhu Archaeological Site an early regional state with rice-cultivating agriculture as its economic base (OUV)
Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras
Shirakawa-go and Gokayama The house lots are surrounded by irrigated rice fields and city-crop fields, also small and irregular in shape. (AB ev)
Trang An People live within the landscape complex, they undertake agriculture that includes growing rice (AB ev)


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