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watershed management
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The management of all the natural resources of a watershed to protect, maintain, or improve its water yields.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/49134.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/49134
Broader Term
land management
Related Term
Conservation Effects Assessment Project
subwatersheds
water conservation
watershed hydrology
watersheds
Spanish
manejo de cuencas hidrográficas
Term Number
49134