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Morocco is one of 70 countries worldwide that uses these nuclear techniques for combating soil erosion with the help of the Joint FAO/IAEA Division of Nuclear Techniques in Food and Agriculture.
Dirt Connections aims to prevent buildings and structures from getting damaged due to soil erosion.
The effect of PAM on runoff and soil erosion has been studied but the majority of these studies were performed under laboratory conditions.
The report noted that the watershed reserve in Palawan was vulnerable to soil erosion, especially when its forest cover had been reduced due to its topography-narrow mountain ranges, steep runoff slopes and meandering rivers.
On one hand, soil erosion results in local problems such as less crop yield, increased cost of agricultural inputs, sparse vegetation and biodiversity (Owens and Collins 2006).
Soil erosion models can be distinguished as mechanistic (or process based) when they simulate the physical erosion processes by specific formulas or empirical when they calculate erosion based on regression of soil loss based on the physical properties of land and climate features [7, 8].
So far, to the best of our knowledge, no studies have been done to assess soil erosion related to paved roads.
Bennett worked for Whitney at that time and was sounding the warning of the impacts of soil erosion on U.
Unfortunately, the technologies and methods developed to understand, predict, and/or mitigate soil erosion that focused on rainfall-induced erosion cannot be effective on irrigation-induced erosion [11].
Increased soil erosion reduces the volume of land available to grow crops and further endangers the state's declared goal to make Iran self-sufficient in foodstuffs.
Soil loss computed for both potential (28 tons/ha/yr) and actual erosion risks (24 tons/ha/yr) by CORINE model integrated with GIS and RS techniques proved efficient and inexpensive way to generate soil erosion risk maps.
CRP has restored more than 2 million acres of wetlands and associated buffers and reduces soil erosion by more than 300 million tons per year.