Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Spring flow affected by brush: Removal of nearby deep-rooted plants improved water flow of springs in studies in foothills of Madera and Lake counties

Authors

H. H. Biswell
A. M. Schultz

Authors Affiliations

H. H. Biswell is Professor of Forestry, University of California, Berkeley; A. M. Schultz is Specialist in Forestry, University of California, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 11(10):3-10. DOI:10.3733/ca.v011n10p3. October 1957.

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Abstract

Conversion of large acreages of California brushland to grassland—to increase forage for livestock and game—has resulted, in many cases, in an increase in spring and stream flow.

Biswell H, Schultz A. 1957. Spring flow affected by brush: Removal of nearby deep-rooted plants improved water flow of springs in studies in foothills of Madera and Lake counties. Hilgardia 11(10):3-10. DOI:10.3733/ca.v011n10p3
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