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

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Title

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

Creator

  • Author: Merrell, Jesse Byron
    Creator Type: Personal

Contributor

  • Chair: Johnson, Jack
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Major Professor
  • Committee Member: Newton, Lewis William
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Minor Professor

Publisher

  • Name: North Texas State Teachers College
    Place of Publication: Denton, Texas

Date

  • Creation: 1939-06

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: 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.

Subject

  • Keyword: soil
  • Keyword: depletion
  • Keyword: erosion
  • Keyword: conservation
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Soil erosion -- Texas.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Farm management -- Texas.
  • Keyword: controls

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas

Collection

  • Name: UNT Theses and Dissertations
    Code: UNTETD

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: copyright
  • Rights Holder: Merrell, Jesse Byron
  • Rights Statement: Copyright is held by the author, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved.

Resource Type

  • Thesis or Dissertation

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Call Number: 379 N81 no.173
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1384530
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc29934

Degree

  • Degree Name: Master of Science
  • Degree Level: Master's
  • Degree Discipline: [Economics]
  • Academic Department: Economics
  • Degree Grantor: North Texas State Teachers College
  • Degree Publication Type: thesi

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