Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Soil and Water Loss

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_2290

Due to the effects of external forces such as water, gravity and wind, land and water resources can be damaged, causing losses of these resources and reductions in productivity. This is called surface or soil erosion as well as water and soil losses.

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