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Soil erosion and dryland farming

Author: John M Laflen; Junliang Tian; Chi-Hua Huang, Ph. D.
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2000.
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Presents a worldwide perspective on erosion control. This book covers dryland farming systems and soil-water management, environmental quality and sustainability, and erosion control techniques as  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John M Laflen; Junliang Tian; Chi-Hua Huang, Ph. D.
ISBN: 0849323495 9780849323492
OCLC Number: 43552770
Notes: Papers from the SEDF97 conference.
Description: xv, 724 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: The Loess Plateau --
Its Formation, Soil and Water Losses, and Control of the Yellow River / Xianmo Zhu, Mei'e Ren --
Agricultural and Environmental Sustainability --
A Global Perspective / John M. Laflen --
Dryland Farming Systems and Soil and Water Management --
Effects of Drought Environments on the Photosynthesis of Spring Wheat in the Semiarid Area of Loess Plateau / Xi-ping Den, Lun Shan, Inanaga Shinobu --
Better Land Husbandry --
The Key to Productive and Conservation Effective Dryland Farming / Malcolm Douglas --
Study on the Comprehensive Measures for Sustainable Development of Rainfed Agriculture in the Region of Eastern Shanxi and Western Henan / Fen Hu, Yufen Tao --
Rainwater Management for Dryland Farming in Northern China / Zhanbin Huang --
Surface Conditions and Infiltration Distribution in a Small Watershed in the Loess Area of China / Shaozhong Kang, Shuhan Zhang --
Weed Management, Tillage, and Crop Rotations in Dryland Farming Systems / David L. Regehr --
Effect of Deep-Ditch Manuring on Apple Tree Root System in an Arid-Farming Orchard / Xiangmin Li, Chunxia Xu, Shanmin Su --
Soil Erosion Control and Damland System Agriculture in Weijiayu Watershed / Zhiguo Wang, Zhenhua Hu, Zhongyi Wei, Jianrui Xu, Chunhong Wang, Zhaoguang Ren --
Eco-Physiological Response to Fertility and Landform for Spring Wheat under Rainfed Environment in Hummocky Terrain / Wenzhao Liu, E. deJong, L. E. Cowell, D. J. Pennock. Studies of the Nitrogen Cycle on the Southern Edge of the Chinese Loess Plateau / Marco Roelcke, Robert M. Rees, Shengxiu Li, Jorg Richter --
Management of Phosphorus Fertility for Winter Wheat Production in Central South Dakota U.S.A. / Howard J. Woodard, Ron Gelderman, Jim Gerwing, Anthony Bly --
Effect of Limited Irrigation on Physiological Character of Winter Wheat on Loess Plateau / Yin-Li Liang, Shao-zhong Kang --
Effects of Limited Irrigation on Seedling Vigor of Winter Wheat on Loess Plateau / Yin-Li Liang, Shao-zhong Kang --
Environmental Quality and Sustainability --
Effect of Erosion on Environment Quality of Soil on Southern Loess Plateau in China / Bingzheng Liu, Guanglu Li, Xiaoguang Zhao --
Runoff Contaminants from Reduced Tillage Systems / Brian H. Marsh --
Effect of Reduced Soil Tillage in Grain Corn on N and P Losses in Runoff and Drainage / Alain R. Pesant, Simon P. Guertin, Gordon M. Barnett, Andre Belanger, Michel Perron --
Reducing Atrazine Losses in Surface Water Runoff / David L. Regehr, Philip L. Barnes, Daniel L. Devlin --
Improved Fertilizer Applicator to Reduce Nitrate Fertilizer Leaching from Crop Lands / Daniel E. Ressler, Robert Horton, James L. Baker, Thomas C. Kaspar --
Effect of Decreasing Soil Organic Matter Content and Tillage on Physical Properties of Sandy Sahelian Soils / Willem B. Hoogmoed, Leo Stroosnijder, Helena Posthumus, Bas Tammes --
Soil Erosion and Nutrient Cycling on Sloping Upland Ecosystems of Red Soil in Southern China / Taolin Zhang, Xingxiang Wang, Bin Zhang. Productivity Effects of Erosion and Soil Management in Three Ecoregions of Tanzania / Fedelis B.S. Kaihura, Ignance K. Kullaya, Method Kilasara, Jens B. Aune, Bal R. Singh, Rattan Lal --
Erosional Effects on Agronomic Productivity / Rattan Lal --
Effect of Soil Erosion on Soil Properties and Crop Productivity for Loess Under Dryland Farming in Northern Semiarid Region of Iran / Saber Shahoei, H. Rafahi --
The Loss of Soil Nutrients on Loess Plateau Affected by Precipitation / Xingping Wei, Quanjiu Wang, Wenyan Wang --
Productivity Impact of Soil Erosion on the Loess Plateau --
A Modeling Approach / Yuelai Lu, Michael Stocking, Bingzhen Liu, Guanglu Li --
Water Quality Impacts of Soil Erosion and Its Control / James L. Baker --
Erosion Control Techniques and Strategies --
Numerical Simulation of Windbreak Effect on the Prevention of Wind Erosion / Mingyuan Du, Peiming Wu, Taichi Maki, Shigeto Kawashima --
Soil Erosion in Chinese Fir Plantations in China / Shaohui Fan, Weitong Sheng --
Study on Mechanism of Soil Loss and Sustainable Development in the Dabie Mountain Area of Western Anhui Province / Zhigang Shi, Yongsheng Yang --
Effect of Rainwater Harvesting Agriculture on Soil Erosion in the Loess Plateau / Genxuan Wang, Dong-Xiu Wu, Song-Ling Zhao --
Techniques and Benefits of Restoring Vegetation on the Eroded Red Soil in Jiangxi / Xiaomin Guo, Dekui Niu, Yuanqiu Liu. Studies on Water and Soil Conservation in the Developing Fruit Estate in Southern Jiangxi Province and the Comprehensive Technique of Fruit Management / Xiaomin Guo, Dekui Niu, Yuanqiu Liu, Ye Qing --
Soil Erosion Control by Vegetation Restoration in Southern China / Daping Xu, Yulin Liu, Zengjiang Yang --
Using GIS in Calculation of Soil Erosion in Toutunhe River Basin of Arid Xinjian / Yaning Chen --
Regional Soil Erosion Risk Evaluation Using an Event-Based GIS-Model-Scenario Technique / Christian S. Renschler, Berndt Diekkruger, Christiaan Mannaerts --
Terrace Systems Design and Application Using Computers / Ted C. Sheng --
Using GIS for Land Capability Classification and Conservation Farming Management / Ted C. Sheng, Robert E. Barrett --
Soil and Water Conservation Planning and Regional Development --
Research on Soil and Water Conservation in Guizhou / Xuhui Chen, Changhua Zhou, Pidong Zhou, Changli Liao --
Impact of Land Tenure on Erosion Control Measures and Implications for Soil Conservation Planning --
Lessons From Niger / Andreas Neef --
Role of Conservation Planning in Technology Transfer / David L. Schertz --
The Federal-University Partnership for Soil Erosion Research and Extension Programs in the United States / Berlie L. Schmidt --
The Small Watershed Management and Economic Development Methods in Middle of Shandong Province of China / Guohang Song --
Probe the Protection of Soil and Water Resources / Guoqi Xiong. An Economic Analysis of Agricultural Management and Soil and Water Conservation Programs / Miaoxian Zhang, Zheng Zhao --
Effect of Soil and Water Conservation on Development of the Rural Economy / Jinhui Zhang, Jialin Ding --
The Use of Spatial Information Systems for Dryland Farming: Recent Applications in Australia / Tim R. McVicar, David L.B. Jupp, Phil J. Davies, Peter A. Dyce, Mirko Stauffacher --
Quantitative Regionalization of Soil and Water Conservation in Shanxi Plateau, North China / Jin-Tun Zhang --
Water and Wind Erosion Processes --
A Multitracer Study of Radionuclides on the Surface Soil Erosion in the Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau, China. I. Distribution and Geochemical Speciation of [superscript 7]Be, [superscript 137]Cs, [superscript 226]Ra, [superscript 228]Ra in the Soils / Zhan-guo Bai, G. J. Wan, Chang S. Wang, Xi Wan, Rong G. Huang --
Research on the Mechanism of the Landslide on the North Hill of the Scenery Reservoir in Xinjian County / Dekui Niu, Xiaomin Guo, Qunming Zheng, Xinyun Huang --
Modeling of Slope Erosion Process for Soil Change / Jiannan Duan, Baoguo Li, Yuanchun Shi, Tailai Yan, Dehai Zhu --
Investigating Processes Controlling Rainfall Partitioning and Sediment Delivery from Interrill Areas / Andreas Klik, Angelika Zartl, Clint C. Truman --
Erosion Prediction Technology / John M. Laflen --
Evaluation of WEPP for Transient Frozen Soil / Christopher D. Pannkuk, Donald K. McCool, John M. Laflen. New Model of Soil Detachment by Water Flow / Michael S. Kuznetsov, V. M. Gendugov, Yong-Qing Jiang, R. T. Samoilov, A. D. Fless, Alertina A. Ivanjuta --
Soil Erosion Prediction on Sloping Cultivated Lands in the Southern Loess Plateau in China / Faqui Wu, Xiaoguang Zhao, Binzheng Liu --
L Factor for Short Steep Slopes / Chia-Chun Wu --
A Study on Alternate Action of Wind Erosion and Water Erosion in Shenfu-Dongsheng Coal Mining Area of China / Xue-tian Gao, Ke-li Tang --
A Quantitative Model for Estimating Soil Erosion Rates by Using [superscript 137]Cs / Hao Yang, Mingyuan Du, Qing Chang, Katsuyuki Minami, Tamao Hatta --
Erosion Processes in Loess Hilly-Gully Region Covered with Sheet Sand / Liping Zhang, Ke-li Tang --
Analysis of Soil Erosion Based on Mechanics / Dengfeng Zhao, Hailu Li, Fujun Han --
Soil Erosion and Degradation Processes from Vegetation Removal in a Forested Area at the Loess Plateau of China / Fen-li Zheng, Ke-li Tang --
Relation of Erosion and Sediment Yield and Mechanism of Different Erosion Zones on the Loess Plateau of China / Fen-li Zheng, Shao-zhong Kang, Xue-tian Gao --
Methods to Quantify Residue, Roughness, and Soil Aggregates in Wind Erosion Studies / Larry E. Wagner, Edward L. Skidmore --
Remote Sensing Monitoring Information System of Soil and Water Conservation on the Loess Plateau / Rui Li, Qinke Yang.
Responsibility: edited by John M. Laflen, Junliang Tian, Chi-Hua Huang.
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