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Reducing Runoff from Irrigated Lands: Tailwater Return Systems

  • Author(s): Schwankl, Lawrence J
  • Prichard, Terry L
  • Hanson, Blaine R
  • et al.
Abstract

Excess irrigation water that runs off a farm field (“tailwater”) is regulated by California law, since it may be carrying sediments, nutrients, and agricultural chemicals. Learn about options for safely recycling tailwater back into your farm operation.

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