La evaluación de la salud de los afluentes en los paisajes agrícolas: Los impactos que tiene el cambio de manejo del suelo en la calidad del agua (QC)
This one-page Ag quickCAST contains excerpted material from its companion CAST document (SP 31),Assessing the Health of Streams in Agricultural Landscapes: The Impacts of Land Management Change on Water Quality.
Assessing the Health of Streams in Agricultural Landscapes: The Impacts of Land Management Change on Water Quality
The Clean Water Act of 1987 states that the elimination of pollutant discharge into navigable water is a national goal. Agriculture has been identified repeatedly as a significant contributor of nonpoint source pollution to surface waters. Despite conservation efforts, water quality problems still exist; all agricultural states struggle with balancing productive landscapes and water quality.