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Water quality and forestry

Bonnie Emmert

Water quality and forestry

January 1990 - June 1993

by Bonnie Emmert

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Published by National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality -- Bibliography.,
  • Forests and forestry -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBonnie Emmert and Joe Makuch.
    SeriesQuick bibliography series,, QB 93-65, Quick bibliography series ;, 93-65.
    ContributionsMakuch, Joe., National Agricultural Library (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5862.2.W3 E463 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination35 p. ;
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1203117M
    LC Control Number94197048

    Montana's Forest Practice regulations exist to protect our natural resources for all to enjoy. The Forestry Best Management Practices (BMP) Notification Law became part of the Protection of Forest Resources law in The Notification Law text is incorporated into the Text Slash and Debris Law. Water Quality for Crop Production Irrigation water quality is a critical aspect of greenhouse crop production. There are many factors which determine water quality. Among the most important are alkalinity, pH and soluble salts. But there are several other factors to consider, such as whether hard water salts such as calcium and magnesium or heavy metals that can clog. California Senate Office of Research Elisabeth Kersten, Director N Street, Suite Sacramento, CA TEL: FAX: Timber Harvesting and Water Quality. Forest Practice Rules Fail to Adequately Address Water Quality and Endangered Species. December A generation ago, California enacted a forest-protection File Size: KB.


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