Grants and Contracts Details
We will assess the soil health parameters of total C in the surface soils of 18 edge-of-field water quality monitored watersheds in western Kentucky. Total C will be assessed in 2 depths (0-10 cm and 10-20 cm) major landscape positions in these watersheds at a density at a range of 20 x 20 m grid. Weather cooperating, these samples will be collected post-harvest in watersheds over a 3-year period and analyzes will be conducted over a 4-year period. The purpose of this study is to establish a baseline of C content in these monitored watersheds prior to installation of BMPs. Samples will be collected after harvest in the summer (Corn-Soybean-Wheat rotations) or fall (Corn-Soybean rotations), provided the weather cooperates with sampling schedule.
|Effective start/end date||8/17/20 → 7/14/25|
- Natural Resources Conservation Service: $250,000.00
Explore the research topics touched on by this project. These labels are generated based on the underlying awards/grants. Together they form a unique fingerprint.