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Unpublished Paper
Buffer strips for controlling herbicide losses
Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports
  • Steven K. Mickelson, Iowa State University
  • James L. Baker, Iowa State University
Project ID
1991-15
Abstract

Buffer strips are considered effective for reducing runoff of sediment and agricultural chemicals from cropland. In fact, buffer strips, or vegetative filter strips, have been suggested as a Best Management Practice to reduce nonpoint source pollution from cropland. This pollution can be great, especially if rainfall occurs shortly after a chemical has been applied.

Principal Investigator(s)
Steven K. Mickelson
Year of Grant Completion
1994
Citation Information
Steven K. Mickelson and James L. Baker. "Buffer strips for controlling herbicide losses" (1994)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/steven_mickelson/53/