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Balloons on the beach

Impacts of a Single Balloon

Did you know a balloon floating in the water looks just like a jellyfish? Balloons are one of the many …

Students Planting at St. Egberts School

Healthy Earth, Healthy Kids

Another exciting year of wonder in the garden has come and gone for the students of St. Egbert’s School. …

Recent Publications related to Soil, Water & Air

The Calibration of Turfgrass Boom Sprayers and Spreaders

Proper application of pesticides and fertilizers is possible only with a sprayer or spreader that …

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Caring for Your Lawn and the Environment

This factsheet provides information on how to keep a lawn healthy and attractive and how …

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Irrigation Management Strategies to Improve Water and Energy-Use Efficiencies

This publication discusses irrigation decisions that affect water and energy efficiencies.

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Figure 1. Rosgen stream classification levels.

Application of the Rosgen Stream Classification to North Carolina

Restoration of impaired streams begins with an understanding of the watershed’s current condition and stream …

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Stormwater wetlands are thriving ecosystems.

Stormwater Wetland Construction Guidance

Stormwater wetlands perform well in reducing peak flows and pollutant removal when properly designed and …

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Figure 1. Hydrologic cycle.

Natural Stream Processes

This publication provides information and describes technologies based on natural stream processes that can be …

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Energy Pellets: A Heating Fuel Resource for North Carolina Farms and Homes

This publication explains the pelleting process and considerations for consumers interested in either developing small-scale …

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Ethanol and Two-Stroke Cycle Engines: Impacts of an Alternative Fuel in Small Engines

Because ethanol has different combustion characteristics than gasoline, some people suggest it will cause harm …

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