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Main Title Effect of Agriculture on Water Quality and Use in the Wabash River Basin.
Author Smit, Thomas R. ;
CORP Author Federal Water Pollution Control Administration, Evansville, Ind. Ohio River Basin Project.
Year Published 1968
Report Number Work Document-E5;
Stock Number PB-230 185
Additional Subjects Stream pollution ; Wabash River Basin ; Agriculture ; Water utilization
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NTIS  PB-230 185 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 62p
Abstract
The purpose of the report is to appraise the various aspects of the effect of agriculture on water quality and use in the Wabash River Basin and to make recommendations on how agricultural pollution may be feasibly reduced. Subjects covered include: Description and interpretation of the major soils; historical and current agricultural water usage; agricultural economy of the basin; effects of land use, erosion, sedimentation, agricultural chemicals and livestock feedlots on water quality; and steps that can be taken to reduce agricultural pollution of water.