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Title: Simple Runoff Control Structures Stand Test of Time
Author: Knighton, Dean M.;
Source: Research Note NC-323. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Description: Diversion terraces and detention basins constructed along the field-forest edge in the Driftless Area reduce farmland runoff and subsequent gullying in the forest below for many years. The structures are inexpensive and simple to build.
Keywords: Erosion, detention basins, diversion terraces, water-spreading
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Knighton, Dean M. 1984. Simple Runoff Control Structures Stand Test of Time. Research Note NC-323. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
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