Publisher Name: U.S. Government Printing Office
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Discusses soil texture, natural and artificial soil drainage, and implementation of drainage practices.
1908 reprint of 1904 edition.
Contents: Introduction -- Nature of a drained soil -- The mechanical make-up of soils -- Natural and artificial drainage -- Surface drainage and underdrainage -- Open drains -- Underdrainage -- Cooperation in drainage work -- Drainage of irrigated lands.
40, ii p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
|Keyword(s):||rural planning | water management | water supplies | irrigation | agricultural planning | wetlands | surplus water | erosion | soil conservation | soil improvement | soil texture|
|Added Title:||Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 187.|
|Series Title:||Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)|
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