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Riparian Buffer Systems: 

A management approach for environmental enhancement of intensively modified agricultural landscapes. Our team of researchers has been studying the impacts and uses of riparian buffers in the Midwestern USA for over 15 years.  The integration of such practices into sustainable agriculture is a key ingredient for success.
Check out the Riparian Buffer Module for the Crop Adviser Institute!


Brought to you by:

Iowa State University and The University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry.

Iowa State University Departments:

Natural Resource Ecology & Managment
Animal Science
Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Biology
Geological and Atmospheric Sciences
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Other Cooperators:
Iowa State Univeristy Center for Agricultural and Rural Development
USDA-ARS National Soil Tilth Research Laboratory
USDA-ARS Cropping Systems
USDA Iowa Natural Resource Conservation Service
Iowa Department of Natural Resources Geological Survey Bureau  
Prairie Rivers Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D)  

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