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Historical Land Use and Accelerated Soil Erosion in Watauga County, North Carolina (1950-1988)

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Accelerated soil erosion, due to agriculture and construction, is a serious concern in North Carolina. Using geographic information systems, researchers examined historical land use patterns in a southern Appalachian watershed and related techniques to relate those activities to estimated spatial and temporal patterns of soil erosion since the implementation of soil conservation programs.
North Carolina Geographer (NoCar F 254.8 N67), Vol. 4 Issue , Winter 1995, p31-39, map, bibl, f