Understanding the Science Behind Riparian Forest Buffers: Benefits to Communities and Landowners

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2009-05-01
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Virginia Cooperative Extension
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Describes how riparian forest buffers can provide many benefits to communities and individuals through improved water quality, reduced sedimentation, less flood damage, recreation opportunities, and as a potential income for agricultural landowners.

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Forestry, Environmental Quality
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