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Measurement of Furrow Infiltration Rates Made Easy

Miller, D.E. and Rasmussen, W.W. (1978) Measurement of Furrow Infiltration Rates Made Easy. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 42(5):838-839.


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An irrigation system was developed for infiltration studies that utilized overflow controls to maintain nearly constant inflow into irrigation furrows. Furrow outflow was measured with HS flumes equipped with water-level recorders. Data were easily and rapidly converted to infiltration rates and cumulative infiltration by a computer.

Item Type: Article
NWISRL Publication Number: 0442
Additional Information: [Note]
Subjects: Irrigation > Furrow irrigation > Infiltration
Research methodology
Mass Import - autoclassified (may be erroneous)
Depositing User: Dan Stieneke
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2010 21:52
Last Modified: 31 Jan 2017 20:18
Item ID: 359

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