Effectiveness of vegetative filter strips

dc.contributor.author Schultz, John
dc.contributor.author Cruse, Richard
dc.contributor.department Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture
dc.date 2018-02-16T21:53:22.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T05:48:48Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T05:48:48Z
dc.date.embargo 2015-08-12
dc.date.issued 1993
dc.description.abstract <p>The use of close-growing plants, such as in grass sod, is a long-established technique for controlling soil erosion. This approach serves two purposes: (1) the fine root system of sod holds soil in place, thereby reducing its susceptibility to erosion, and (2) the plants slow the velocity of water flow, which reduces the sediment-carrying capacity of the water</p>
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dc.subject.disciplines Agricultural Science
dc.subject.disciplines Agriculture
dc.subject.disciplines Agronomy and Crop Sciences
dc.subject.disciplines Water Resource Management
dc.subject.keywords Agronomy
dc.subject.keywords Water quality quantity and management
dc.title Effectiveness of vegetative filter strips
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