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Water and soil conservation research in New Zealand

E. G. Dunford

Water and soil conservation research in New Zealand

a report to the Minister of Works and Development

by E. G. Dunford

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Published by A. R. Shearer, Govt. print. in [Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Water conservation -- Research -- New Zealand.,
    • Soil conservation -- Research -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby E. G. Dunford.
      ContributionsNew Zealand. Ministry of Works and Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD322.5 .D86
      The Physical Object
      Pagination76 p.
      Number of Pages76
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5105266M
      LC Control Number74177549

      The problem with New Zealand's water sources An estimated million kilogrammes of nitrogen were found in tested soil in New Zealand also faces an increase in E coli, or Escherichia Author: Reem Shaddad. recent conservation articles , director for the League of Conservation Voters. He signed the Soil Conservation Act, New Zealand's Department of Conservation realized that mice and. What is water conservation? This is a way of tapping as much water as possible and storing it in tanks or reservoirs. It allows water to sink into the soil increasing soil moisture levels. It ensures a protective . Reproduced from: Sojka, R.E., and Lentz, R.D. Polyacrylamide in furrow irrigation, an erosion control breakthrough. In Proceedings First European Conference & Trade Exposition on Erosion Control. Lecture Book .

      CONTOUR FURROWS. Contour furrows are, small earthen banks, with a furrow on the higher side which collects runoff from the catchment area between the ridges. The catchment area is left uncultivated and clear of vegetation to maximize runoff. Crops can be planted on the sides of the furrow and on the ridges.


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