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A NEW APPROACH FOR SOIL SALINITY CONTROL BY STOPPING THE ASCENDING MOVEMENT OF WATER IN THE SOIL
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: Paper number 032238, 2003 ASAE Annual Meeting . (doi: 10.13031/2013.13811) @2003
Authors: ALIREZA GUITI
Keywords: Soil, water, salinity, evaporation, capillary rise, electrical conductivity, leaching, soluble salts, asphalt, ground water, isogum, rubber
Salts are present in irrigation waters in relatively small but significant amounts. They are carried by
the water to wherever it is used. In the cases of irrigation, salts are applied with the water and remain behind in
the soil as water evaporates or is used by the crop.