A Study of Soil Erosion and its Control in the United States with Special Reference to Texas

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A study of soil erosion in the United States, especially in Texas, which brings attention to the causes of soil erosion under the existing system of farm management. The material gathered and compiled and arranged under certail main heading. Two chapters deal with present and immediate causes of erosions and their results. One full chapter takes up the history of the conservation movement and attempts to show how slow Texans have been in comparison with some of the other states of the United States. The study calls for further research, teaching of better land-use, raising awareness of soil erosion causes ... continued below

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Merrell, Jesse Byron June 1939.

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A study of soil erosion in the United States, especially in Texas, which brings attention to the causes of soil erosion under the existing system of farm management. The material gathered and compiled and arranged under certail main heading. Two chapters deal with present and immediate causes of erosions and their results. One full chapter takes up the history of the conservation movement and attempts to show how slow Texans have been in comparison with some of the other states of the United States. The study calls for further research, teaching of better land-use, raising awareness of soil erosion causes and conditions.

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Merrell, Jesse Byron. A Study of Soil Erosion and its Control in the United States with Special Reference to Texas, thesis, June 1939; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc29934/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .