Readings: Session 7
Soils in Our Environment. Chapter 14. Soil Erosion. Raymond Miller and Duane Gardiner. (2001).
Soil Quality – Agronomy. Technical Notes. USDA NRCS.
- No. 7 : Effects of soil erosion on soil productivity and soil quality.
- No. 9: Managing conservation tillage
- What is the general trend of water and wind erosion for the period between 1982 and 1997?
- What are the causes and implications of soil erosion?
- How do soil texture and structure influence soil erosion?
- What is the difference between rill and gully erosion?
- What factors influence wind erosion?
- What are the important cultivation practices for controlling wind erosion?