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Wetting agents for erosion control on burned water sheds

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Authors

N. Valoras, University of California
J. F. Osborne, University of California
J. Letey, University of California

Publication Information

California Agriculture 28(5):12-13.

Published May 01, 1974

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Abstract

Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows: THE MANY ACRES of watershed in Southern California that burn each year constitute a serious potential for erosion, because the removal of protective vegetation and fire causes the land to become water repellent—instead of being absorbed, water tends to run off.

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Author notes

The wetting agent used in this experiment was donated by Water-In, Inc., Altadena, Ca.

Wetting agents for erosion control on burned water sheds

N. Valoras, J. F. Osborne, J. Letey
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Wetting agents for erosion control on burned water sheds

Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article
Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article

Authors

N. Valoras, University of California
J. F. Osborne, University of California
J. Letey, University of California

Publication Information

California Agriculture 28(5):12-13.

Published May 01, 1974

PDF  |  Citation  |  Permissions

Abstract

Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows: THE MANY ACRES of watershed in Southern California that burn each year constitute a serious potential for erosion, because the removal of protective vegetation and fire causes the land to become water repellent—instead of being absorbed, water tends to run off.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The wetting agent used in this experiment was donated by Water-In, Inc., Altadena, Ca.


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