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DISCUSS IMPACTS OF AGRICULTURAL ACTIVITIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND AESTHETICS.
QUESTION: DISCUSS IMPACTS OF AGRICULTURAL ACTIVITIES OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY AND AESTHETICS.
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Agriculture has contributed much to economy although it has some adverse effect on land, water and atmosphere which are very essential resources. The following is the effect of agriculture on each of the resources. 1.)LAND: Soil Erosion. Erosion is the removal of solid and other particles in the original natural environment to another place. The risk of soil loss is often greater with large development projects,and the use of machines. While these technologies are highly successful in the more temperate conditions of the developed ...
... than one crop, to use cover plants to protect the soil from heavy rain, or to use windbreaks and other protective plantings around the crop.
The new techniques of agro-forestry in which trees and food or crop plants are mixed are showing promise in tropical areas and may well be appropriate on small islands. Agro-forestry practices such as managed shelter belts and forested zones enhance carbon emission offsets and provide other wildlife and aesthetic benefit. Other sinks include the planting of trees in urban areas and landfilled yard trimmings and food scraps.
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