First Steps in Erosion Control

  • Steve Whisenant


Soil Erosion Soil Loss Mass Movement Wind Erosion Woody Debris 
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  1. Brooks, K., Folliott, P.F., Gregersen, H.M., and Thames, J.L. 1991. Hydrology and the Management of Watersheds. Iowa State University Press, Ames, Iowa.Google Scholar
  2. Manu, A., Thurow, T.L., Juo, A.S.R., and Zanguina, I. 1999. Agroecological impacts of five years of a practical programme for restoration of a degraded Sahelian watershed. In: Lal, R., ed. Integrated Watershed Management in the Global Ecosystem. CRC Press, New York, pp. 145–163.Google Scholar
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  5. Whisenant, S.G. 1999. Repairing Damaged Wildlands: A Process-Oriented, Landscape-Scale Approach. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.Google Scholar

Additional Reading

  1. Lal, R. 1990. Soil Erosion in the Tropics: Principles and Management. McGraw Hill, New York.Google Scholar
  2. Satterlund, D.R., and Adams, P.W. 1992. Wildland Watershed Management, 2nd ed. John Wiley and Sons, New York.Google Scholar
  3. Wu, X.B., Thurow, T.L., and Whisenant, S.G. 2000. Fragmentation and changes in hydrologic function of tiger bush landscapes, southwest Niger. Journal of Ecology 88:790–800.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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