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- Vanclooster, M., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Agricultural water management 2009 v.96 no.9 pp. 1360-1368
- electrical conductivity; agricultural soils; water quality; groundwater contamination; small-scale farming; land use; nitrate nitrogen; leaching; nonpoint source pollution; pH; anthropogenic activities; groundwater; wells; Senegal
- ... Human activities exert many pressures on the quality of groundwater, and advanced assessment programmes are needed to design sustainable water management strategies. To contribute to this challenge, the nitrate pollution problem of groundwater wells in the small scale farming systems of the Niayes region in Senegal is assessed and explained in terms of well characteristics and land use properties. ...