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Phosphorus research strategies to meet agricultural and environmental challenges of the 21st century
Practical and innovative measures for the control of agricultural phosphorus losses to water: an overview
Categories: Publication; Types: Citation; Tags: Agricultural phosphorus losses, Agriculture, Best management practices, Crops, EE 804 Chemical Products Generally; EE 821 Agricultural Equi,
Categories: Publication; Types: Citation; Tags: Agronomy, Computer simulation, Crops, Cultivation, EE 453.1 Water Pollution Sources; EE 821.5 Agricultural Wast,
Over the past 40 years, antipollution laws have greatly reduced discharges of toxic substances into our coastal waters. This effort, however, has focused largely on point-source pollution of industrial and municipal effluent. No comparable effort has been made to restrict the input of nitrogen (N) from municipal effluent, nor to control the flows of N and phosphorus (P) that enter waterways from dispersed or nonpoint sources such as agricultural and urban runoff or as airborne pollutants. As a result, inputs of nonpoint pollutants, particularly N, have increased dramatically. Nonpoint pollution from N and P now represents the largest pollution problem facing the vital coastal waters of the United States.
Categories: Publication; Types: Citation; Tags: Issues in Ecology