Latest Universal Soil Loss Equation Stories
A single drop is harmless, but when billions of raindrops from a cloudburst fall on bare soil they strike like billions of tiny hammers, dislodging tons of soil per acre which is carried away by surface runoff.
Mother Nature may be a force, but nothing like humans when it comes to causing erosion, says a Syracuse University scientist. Humans cause erosion at a rate 10 to 15 times faster than any natural process.
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.