• Field evaluation of compost and mulches for erosion control 

      Risse, L. Mark; Faucette, L. Britt; Gaskin, Julia W.; Jordan, Carl F.; Cabrera, Miguel L.; West, Larry T. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Soil erosion is one of the largest contributors to nonpoint source pollution in Georgia. The use of surface applied organic amendments has been shown to reduce runoff and erosion and improve vegetative establishment on ...
    • Phosphorus, sediment, and e. Coli loads in unfenced streams of the Georgia Piedmont, USA 

      Byers, Harris L.; Cabrera, Miguel L.; Matthews, Monte K.; Franklin, Dorcas H.; Andrae, John G.; Radcliffe, David E.; McCann, Mark A.; Kuykendall, Holli A.; Hoveland, Carl S.; Calvert, Vaughn H., II (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Contamination of unfenced streams with phosphorus, sediments, and pathogenic bacteria from cattle activity may be affected by the availability of shade and alternative water sources. The objectives of this study were ...
    • Using the Georgia P-Index to identify high risk management of poultry litter 

      Gaskin, Julia W.; Harris, Keith; Cabrera, Miguel L.; Risse, L. Mark (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      The Georgia P Index was developed as a tool to evaluate the risk of bioavailable P loss in fields under various management practices. We compared the results of the P Index with four years of data from 1.5 m by 4.6 m ...