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AFSRC Picture of the Week, April 4, 2005
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The Blackwater River in West Virginia is one of hundreds of source water streams in Appalachia that contribute the 86 trillion gallons of water that flow annually out of the Region to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. A goal of research at AFSRC is to develop farming practices that protect water quality. 

Photograph by Susan Boyer



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