Skip to Main Content
Controlling flooding and water pollution with upland and streamside vegetation systemsAuthor(s): Michael Dosskey
Source: In: Proceedings of the Sino-US Seminar on Water & Soil Conservation: p. 244-246
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
PDF: View PDF (595 KB)
DescriptionSubstantial research and development effort in the U.S. is being spent on developing strategies that address flooding and water pollution problems in agricultural areas. Concerns have been raised about the costs of flood damage, degradation of productive farm land, and declining water quality that are now recognized as unintended consequences of intensive, high-yield agricultural methods. these concerns have brought into question our ability to maintain future capacity for producing food and clean water. The focus of research and development has been to look for ways to lessen these environmental problems while maintaining high production.
- You may send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a hard copy of this publication.
- (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationDosskey, Michael. 2003. Controlling flooding and water pollution with upland and streamside vegetation systems. In: Proceedings of the Sino-US Seminar on Water & Soil Conservation: p. 244-246
- A method of measuring increase in soil depth and water-storage capacity due to forest management
- Home wreckers in search of moisture
- Clarifying muddy water: probing the linkages to municipal water quality.
XML: View XML