Agricultural Impacts on Surface Water via Ground Water

by William L. Magette, Univ of Maryland, College Park, United States,
Adel Shirmohammadi, Univ of Maryland, College Park, United States,
James D. Wood, Univ of Maryland, College Park, United States,
Theodore H. Ifft, Univ of Maryland, College Park, United States,



Abstract: Three years of ground and surface water quality monitoring data collected from one site in the mid-Atlantic coastal plain are presented. These data suggest that delivery of P from ground water to surface water is not an issue, and that N transport from shallow ground water to surface water may be ameliorated by riparian zones surrounding tributary streams.

Subject Headings: Surface water | Irrigation water | Groundwater | Groundwater quality | Groundwater flow | Fluid flow | Water discharge | Rivers and streams | Hydrologic data | Mid-Atlantic states

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