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- Ciotti, D.; Griffith, S. M.; Kann, J.; Baham, J.
- Rangeland ecology & management 2010 v.63 no.3 pp. 308
- pastures; flood irrigation; sediment transport; soil fertility; water quality; nitrogen; phosphorus; orthophosphates; ammonium nitrogen; nitrate nitrogen; runoff; nutrient content; nutrient balance; nonpoint source pollution; storms; subsurface drainage; drainage water; losses from soil; cattle; water management; Oregon
- ... Distinguishing between anthropogenic and natural sources of sediment and nutrients is important for water resource management in irrigated basins. Water quality of flood irrigation was monitored at the field scale in the upper Klamath Basin, Oregon, on two unfertilized cattle pastures that were 2 ha (Site 1) and 70 ha (Site 2) in area. Water samples were analyzed for concentrations of sediment, to ...