• Water Quality vs. Economic Stability: Conflict or Opportunity? 

      Read, Hershel; Ford, James W. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)
      Through the 1800's and until the mid 1900's, farming was the major and only significant industry in many areas of rural North Georgia. The soil nutrients were depleted as the highly erodible fields were intensely farmed. ...