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Subject: Environment & Earth Sciences
Book Language: English
Audience: Undergrad and graduate students, conservation practicioners
Created date: November 12, 2019
Updated date: April 14, 2020
Target Release Date: 2019-12-20
- Classroom Reviewers
The development of
Soil and Water Conservation: An Annotated Bibliography
was a collaborative effort led by
. The aim of the project was to develop an open, alternative textbook for courses in soil and water conservation. Dr. Moorberg teaches AGRON 635 - Soil and Water Conservation at Kansas State University each fall semester. The goal was to develop a resource for soil and water conservation education that uses existing extension bulletins and publications, government publications, USDA NRCS conservation practice standards, and other resources that are freely-available online. It is organized as an annotated bibliography with links to the online resources, and curated into relevant chapters and sections based on each topic. It is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license (CC BY).
The book is now complete, and was published by and
available from New Prairie Press
This open textbook is an annotated bibliography that curates freely-available online content related to soil and water conservation. Cited resources include extension bulletins, government reports, technical bulletins, and more. The textbook is designed for upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses on soil and water conservation, as well as conservation practitioners. The book was
published by New Prairie Press
in December of 2020.