How can I minimize the negative effects of water moving across my land?

The first page of EC3056, Establishing and Managing Warm-Season Grasses for Conservation Buffers.

Conservation buffers can increase soil organic matter and reduce erosion by slowing water runoff and trapping sediment, resulting in the interception of fertilizers and pesticides and enhanced water infiltration. This publication discusses the use of warm-season grass buffers.

EC3056