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  1. Vol. 33 No. 4, p. 637-638
    Received: Mar 12, 1969
    Accepted: Apr 14, 1969

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Bentonite Stabilization of Soil to Resist Wind Erosion1

  1. J. J. C. Hsieh and
  2. R. E. Wildung2



Preliminary investigations indicate that the addition of bentonite to soil followed by moistening will significantly reduce the susceptibility of the soil to wind erosion after drying. This effect persists after rupture of the aggregates originally formed through bentonite amendment provided the soil is remoistened.

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