EB-6246: Using Vegetative Filter Strips to Improve Water Quality
water quality information sheet

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Product Code: EB-6246

Free electronic download.  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.  Go to: B-6246 to order printed copies.  (7pp., 8 tables) By: Fouad Jaber, Peter  A. Y. Ampim