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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Suarez, Donald Louis
Laboratory Director
(951) 369-4815
USDA, ARS, USSL
450 WEST BIG SPRINGS ROAD
Riverside CA 92507
 
Mission:
The United States Salinity Laboratory is a National Laboratory for basic research on the chemistry, physics, and biology of salt-affected soil-plant-water systems. The mission of its staff is to develop, through research, new knowledge and technology dedicated to the solution of problems of crop production on salt-affected lands, sustainability of irrigated agriculture, and degradation of surface- and ground-water resources by salts, toxic elements, pesticides, and pathogens released from animal wastes.

Last Modified: 3/7/2008