1. General Model Information



Main medium: terrestrial
Main subject: biogeochemistry
Organization level: ecosystem
Type of model: not specified
Main application: decision support/expert system, education
Keywords: soil, conservation, soil loss, crop, waste residue management


Minnesota Extension Service
3 Coffey Hall
1420 Eckles Avenue
University of Minnesota
St Paul
MN 55108



Provides detailed soil-related information about various criteria for choosing a conservation system to ensure least soil loss. The user must define a cropping situation for which a tillage system is recommended. Each parameter can be altered individually allowing rapid comparision of various conditions on most appropriate system. Input parameters include crop rotation system, soil conditions and waste residue management.

Author of the abstract:

Centre for Computer-based Learning in Land Use and Environmental Sciences (CLUES)

II. Technical Information

II.1 Executables:

Operating System(s): IBM PC

II.2 Source-code:

Programming Language(s):

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III. Mathematical Information

III.1 Mathematics

III.2 Quantities

III.2.1 Input

III.2.2 Output

IV. References

V. Further information in the World-Wide-Web

VI. Additional remarks

Last review of this document by: T. Gabele: Tue Oct 7 1997
Status of the document:
last modified by Tobias Gabele Wed Aug 21 21:44:41 CEST 2002

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