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Erosion control

Definition (

Erosion control is the practice of preventing or controlling wind or water erosion in agriculture, land development and construction. Effective erosion controls are important techniques in preventing water pollution and soil loss. Erosion controls are used in natural areas, agricultural settings or urban environments. (Wikipedia)

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Broader TermsNarrower TermsRelated Terms
Environmental control
Soil conservation
N/ACoastal Habitat Management Plans
Eroded soil
Habitat improvement

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