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    Author(s): M. Dean Knighton
    Date: 1978
    Source: Research Note NC-233. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
    Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
    Station: North Central Research Station
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    Soil properties were related to infiltration rates as measured by single-ringsteady-head infiltometers. The properties showing strong simple correlations were identified. Regression models were developed to estimate infiltration rate from several soil properties. The best model gave fair agreement to measured rates at another location.

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    Knighton, M. Dean 1978. Estimating Infiltration Rates for a Loessal Silt Loam Using Soil Properties. Research Note NC-233. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    bulk density, organic carbon, ground cover, pore volume, modeling

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