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Soil Erosion and Dryland Farming

1st Edition

Edited by Junliang Tian, Chi-Hua Huang

CRC Press

744 pages

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"I've seen the Sudan, traveled in South and Central America and been all over Europe, but I've never seen what I've been able to see on this tour [of the Loess Plateau, China]."

-Ed Skidmore, soil scientist, Wind

Erosion Research Unit of the Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Manhattan, Kansas

Overpopulation is at the core of most en

Table of Contents

Section I: Dryland Farming Systems and Soil Water Management. Section II: Environmental Quality and Sustainability. Section III: Erosion Control Techniques and Strategies. Section IV: Soil and Water Conservation Planning and Regional Development. Section V: Water and Wind Erosion Processes. Section VI: Conclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI086000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General
TEC003000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General