Soil erosion – is the removal of the top soil.
Four Types of Soil Erosion
- Real erosion
- Gully (rain action) erosion
- Sheet erosion
- Splash erosion
Factors influencing soil erosion
- Indiscriminate land clearing & burning
- Animal activities
- Poor land management
Soil & Water Conservation
The management of soil to prevent or reduce soil erosion by wind and water.