Soil and water conservation : for productivity and environmental protection (eBook, 2004) [Portland Community College Library]
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Soil and water conservation : for productivity and environmental protection

Author: Frederick R Troeh; J Arthur Hobbs; Roy L Donahue
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Education : Prentice Hall, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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Written from an agronomic rather than an engineering perspective, this introduction to soil and water conservation text explores a range of topics and environmental issues. This text is useful for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Troeh, Frederick R.
Soil and water conservation.
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Education : Prentice Hall, ©2004
(DLC) 2002192987
(OCoLC)51342491
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick R Troeh; J Arthur Hobbs; Roy L Donahue
ISBN: 9781435695030 1435695038
OCLC Number: 302200929
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 656 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: 1. Conserving Soil and Water. 2. Soil Erosion and Civilization. 3. Geologic Erosion and Sedimentation. 4. Water Erosion and Sedimentation. 5. Wind Erosion and Deposition. 6. Predicting Soil Loss. 7. Soil Surveys as a Basis for Land Use Planning. 8. Cropping Systems. 9. Tillage Practices for Conservation. 10. Conservation Structures. 11. Vegetating Drastically Disturbed Areas. 12. Pastureland, Rangeland, and Forestland Management. 13. Water Conservation. 14. Soil Drainage. 15. Irrigation and Reclamation. 16. Soil Pollution. 17. Water Quality and Pollution. 18. Economics of Soil and Water Conservation. 19. Soil and Water Conservation Agencies in the United States. 20. Soil and Water Conservation Around the World. Appendix A: Conversion Factors. Appendix B: Common and Scientific Names of Plants Mentioned in the Text. Index.
Responsibility: Frederick R. Troeh, J. Arthur Hobbs, Roy L. Donahue.
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