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Bodenerosionsdauerbeobachtung Niedersachsen

Long-term soil erosion monitoring in Lower Saxony, Germany

Leaders:  Bastian Steinhoff-Knopp
Email:  steinhoff-knopp@phygeo.uni-hannover.de
Year:  2000
Date:  27-03-17
Sponsors:  Landesamt für Bergbau, Energie und Geologie Niedersachsen (LBEG)
Lifespan:  since 2000

Short description

This long-term project is monitoring the extent and frequency of soil erosion through water in an area of 450 hectares since the year 2000. The aim is to obtain long-term empirically secured data on soil erosion due to water under different site and cultivation conditions.