• Environmental Science
  • Published 1960

Run-off and soil erosion studies at Pretoria.

@inproceedings{Haylett1960RunoffAS,
  title={Run-off and soil erosion studies at Pretoria.},
  author={Dennis G Haylett},
  year={1960}
}
Results of studies on the effect of different types of plant cover and soil treatments on run-off and soil erosion at the Agricultural Research Institute, Pretoria, are presented and discussed. Two series of plots were used: One on a slope of 3.75 per cent and the other on a slope of 7.00 per cent. The treatments tested included row crops, hay crops, established pastures, indigenous vegetation and unprotected soil, managed in different ways. Greatest run-off and erosion occurred from bare plots… CONTINUE READING

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