Induced Snow Drifting for Water Storage
Authors: Lull, H. W.; Orr, H. K.
Source: Journal of Forestry, Volume 48, Number 3, 1 March 1950 , pp. 179-181(3)
Publisher: Society of American Foresters
Abstract:If water in the form of snow drifts can be stored on watersheds some of the critical limitations of western irrigation agriculture may be overcome. The authors present the results of preliminary investigations on natural and artificial drifting of snow together with suggestions as to how induced drifting may improve the usefulness of runoff.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Conservationist, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Ogden, Utah.
Publication date: 1 March 1950
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