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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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In efforts to improve the health of the Chesapeake Bay, BARC researchers work with federal and Maryland state government agencies to improve the implementation of winter cover crop programs. They develop remote sensing technology for landscape-scale monitoring of the effectiveness of cover crops to sequester nutrients and keep them from washing into the bay.


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Last Modified: 10/13/2016
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