1. General Model Information

Name: SOIL EROSION

Acronym: SOIL_EROSION


Main medium: terrestrial
Main subject: biogeochemistry
Organization level: ecosystems
Type of model: not specified
Main application:
Keywords: soil erosion, water, erosion worldwide, Midwest USA, management,structures, education tool

Contact:

Eldon E. Fredericks
Agricultural Communication Department
Purdue University
Washington, DC
USA

Author(s):

Abstract:

Uses graphics and hypertext to provide information about soil erosion, with emphasis on erosion as a result of water. Information is provided on the severity of soil erosion worldwide, with particular focus on Midwest USA. Various types of water erosion are discussed with detailed descriptions of management and structural practices which can be employed to control erosion.

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 386, with 4MB free disk space

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Last review of this document by: Oct 2000
Status of the document:
last modified by Tobias Gabele Wed Aug 21 21:44:50 CEST 2002

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