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|Genre/Form:||Conference papers and proceedings
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Water Quality and Quantity Issues for Turfgrasses in Urban Landscapes (2006 : Las Vegas, Nev.).
Water quality and quantity issues for turfgrasses in urban landscapes.
Ames, Iowa : Council for Agricultural Science and Technology, ©2008
|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James B Beard; Michael P Kenna; Council for Agricultural Science and Technology.
|Notes:||"Proceedings of the Workshop on Water Quality and Quantity Issues for Turfgrasses in Urban Landscapes, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 2006"--Series title page.|
|Description:||xx, 298 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Urban turfgrasses in times of a water crisis : Benefits and concerns --
Integrated multiple factor considerations in low-precipitation landscape approaches --
Regulatory considerations for water quality protection --
Municipal water use policies --
Turfgrass and the environment --
Soil water in managed turfgrass landscapes --
Leaching of pesticides and nitrate in turfgrasses --
Nutrient and pesticide transport in surface runoff from perennial grasses in the urban landscape --
Pesticide and nutrient modeling --
Urban landscape water conservation and the species effect --
Turfgrass water requirements and factors affecting water usage --
Turfgrass cultural practices for water conservation --
Achieving high efficiency in water application via overhead sprinkler irrigation --
Recycled, gray, and saline water irrigation for turfgrass --
San Antonio water conservation program addresses lawngrass/landscapes --
Best management practices for turfgrass water resources : Holistic-systems approach.
|Series Title:||Special publication (Council for Agricultural Science and Technology), no. 27.|
|Responsibility:||edited by James B. Beard, Michael P. Kenna.|