Using Vegetative Filter Strips to Improve Water Quality

Source: Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service

A vegetative filter strip is an area of vegetation established to remove contaminants from runoff. This publication explains how filter strips work and details soil types, dimensions, and vegetation options. Information includes establishment, maintenance and cost considerations.

By: Fouad Jaber, Peter  A. Y. Ampim

ID: B-6246

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