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KRIS Big River: Picture Page

Area Lower Big River
Topic Sediment: Matthews Erosion Rates from Harvest Areas LNF 1921-2000

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This image, from Matthews and Associates (2001), shows harvested areas by period. Little North Fork was extensively harvested pre-1936, resulting in high volumes of surface erosion during this period (see Chart).

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