Vegetative Barrier

Project Type: Research to Grass Roots
Funds awarded in 2020: $72,871.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2022
Host Institution Award ID: G351-20-W7906
Grant Recipients: University of Guam; Cooperative Extension & Outreach, Agriculture and Life Sciences, College of Natural and Applied Sciences University of Guam; Cooperative Extension Service, College of Micronesia, Federated States of Micronesia; College of Marshall Islands, Republic of Marshall Islands; Palau Community College, Republic of Palau
Region: Western
State: Guam
Principal Investigator:
Joseph Tuquero
University of Guam
Co-Investigators:
Mark Acosta
University of Guam, Cooperative Extension
Engly Ioanis
College of Micronesia Land Grant Programmmm
Description:
Fact sheet focusing on development and maintenance of appropriate vegetative barrier species for Wester Pacific region. Promotion of vegetative barriers in complex slope settings as an agroforestry conservation practice to mitigate soil water run-off protecting soil and water quality.
Type:
Fact Sheet
Authors:
AJ Ilai, UOG
Chelsea Taitano, UOG
Joseph Tuquero, UOG
Mark Acosta, UOG
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Ordering info:
Joseph Tuquero
tuqueroj@triton.uog.edu
University of Guam
UOG Station
Mangilao, GU 96923
+16717276226
Publication/product ID: FS 15 - 21
Cost: $0.00
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.