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windbreaks
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Windbreaks are linear plantings of trees and shrubs designed to enhance crop production, protect people and livestock, and benefit soil and water conservation.
Definition Source
National Agroforestry Center, USDA
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/28601.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/28601
Used For
field windbreaks
Broader Term
conservation buffers
Narrower Term
shelterbelts
Related Term
erosion control
line planting (agroforestry)
storms
wind
Spanish
rompevientos
Term Number
28601