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Ground-water quality at the Management Systems Evaluation Area (MSEA) near Princeton, Minnesota, 1991

Open-File Report 93-43

Prepared in cooperation with the University of Minnesota Department of Soil Science and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service
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Abstract

The northern cornbelt sand-plains Management Systems Evaluation Area (MSEA) program is a multiagency, multistate initiative to evaluate the effects of modified and prevailing fanning systems on water quality in a sand-plain area in Minnesota and at satellite areas in North and South Dakota, and Wisconsin (Delin and others, 1992). The primary objective of the northern cornbelt sand-plains MSEA is to evaluate the effects of ridge-tillage practices in a corn and soybean farming system on ground-water quality. The Minnesota MSEA program is a cooperative study primarily between the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service, the University of Minnesota Soil Science Department, and the U.S. Geological Survey. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and the Department of Geology and Geophysics at the University of Minnesota are also cooperating in the evaluation of ground-water quality at the MSEA.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Ground-water quality at the Management Systems Evaluation Area (MSEA) near Princeton, Minnesota, 1991
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
93-43
Year Published:
1993
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location:
Mounds View, MN
Contributing office(s):
Minnesota Water Science Center
Description:
8 p.
Country:
United States
State:
Minnesota
City:
Princeton
Other Geospatial:
Management Systems Evaluation Area
Online Only (Y/N):
N
Additional Online Files (Y/N):
N