soil erosion in Uganda

Ways in which vegetation protect soil from soil erosion

ways in which vegetation protect soil from being eroded

Ways in which vegetation protect soil from being eroded Decayed vegetation matter provides humus  which binds the soil particles together Plant roots carry  surface moisture into the ground Plant cover breaks the force of wind and rainfall The rate of infiltration  of rain water soil is increased by vegetation cover RELATED POSTS

Causes of soil degeneration

The following are the causes of soil degeneration Poor agricultural practices such as burning of land and over cultivation or monoculture cause soil to be deficient in some mineral nutrient leading to loss of soil fertility other human activities such as quarrying and construction of roads interfere with soil structure leading to sail degeneration soil …

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