Farm Ponds in the United States: a New Resource for Farmers

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Arthur J. Hawley

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0746

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Hawley, A. J. (1973) Farm Ponds in the United States: a New Resource for Farmers, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0746

Author Information

  1. Department of Geography, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Agricultural Conservation Program (ACP);
  • Emergency water supply;
  • Farm ponds;
  • Irrigation;
  • Recreation, fish and wildlife;
  • Soil Conservation Service (SCS);
  • Stock watering;
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Data Sources

  • Pond Numbers and Location

  • Unplanned Pond Uses and Effects

  • Research Directions