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Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation
Entry ID: RUSLE


Summary
Abstract: Research on soil erosion and its effect on agricultural productivity started in 1930s. During 1940 and 1956, research scientists began to develop a quantitative procedure for estimating soil loss in the Corn Belt in the United States. Several factors were introduced to an early soil loss equation, in which slope and practice were primarily considered. It was recognized that a soil loss equation ... View entire text
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MODELS >COMPONENT PROCESS MODELS Parameter Definition

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MSU/IWR/RUSLE > Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation, Institute of Water Research, Michigan State University Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.iwr.msu.edu/rusle/

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Name: DA OUYANG
Phone: (517)432-1189
Fax: (517)353-1812
Email: ouyangda at msu.edu
Contact Address:
Institute of Water Research
Michigan State University
115 Manly Miles Building
1405 S. Harrison Road
City: East Lansing
Province or State: MI
Postal Code: 48823-5243
Country: USA
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Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-851-8113
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
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5700 Rivertech Court
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Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20737
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2003-10-06
SERF Last Revision Date: 2018-08-14


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