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Irrigation Management Strategies to Improve Water and Energy-Use Efficiencies

This publication discusses irrigation decisions that affect water and energy efficiencies.

2 days ago
Figure 1. Rosgen stream classification levels.

Application of the Rosgen Stream Classification to North Carolina

Restoration of impaired streams begins with an understanding of the watershed’s current condition and stream …

2 days agoRiver Course
Stormwater wetlands are thriving ecosystems.

Stormwater Wetland Construction Guidance

Stormwater wetlands perform well in reducing peak flows and pollutant removal when properly designed and …

2 days agoUrban Waterways
Figure 1. Hydrologic cycle.

Natural Stream Processes

This publication provides information and describes technologies based on natural stream processes that can be …

2 days agoRiver Course

Energy Pellets: A Heating Fuel Resource for North Carolina Farms and Homes

This publication explains the pelleting process and considerations for consumers interested in either developing small-scale …

2 days ago

Ethanol and Two-Stroke Cycle Engines: Impacts of an Alternative Fuel in Small Engines

Because ethanol has different combustion characteristics than gasoline, some people suggest it will cause harm …

2 days ago
Figura 1. Dentro de cada campo, tome una muestra separada d

Muestrear el suelo cuidadosamente: la clave para obtener información confiable sobre el análisis de suelo

Esta publicación explica cómo obtener muestras de suelo representativas y cómo enviarlas para que las …

6 days agoDatos sobre el suelo
Figure 1. Within each field, collect a separate sample from each

Careful Soil Sampling—The Key to Reliable Soil Test Information

This publication explains how to obtain representative soil samples and to submit them for analysis. …

2 weeks agoSoilFacts