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Hillslope sediment trapping of natural or cultivated riparian vegetation of northern Laos

  • Valentin, C.
  • Ribolzi, O.
  • Vigiak, O.
  • Sengtaheuanghoung, O.
The presentation describes the changing land use on sloping land in northern Laos.  With the increase in pressure on the land, there is an increase of sediment delivery to water bodies.  The presentation examines what management of riparian areas can counteract the off-site impacts of increased erosion on the hillslopes.
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    Sustainable Sloping Lands and Watershed Management Conference 12-15 December 2006 Luang Prabang, Lao PDR (http://www.mekonginfo.org/mrc_en/doclib.nsf/0/E1DFBBEFB9263E6B4725724A00123F75/$FILE/presentation_02.html)<span style="text-decoration: underline;"> <br /> </span>