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Silt filled pond due to soil erosion

Item information

Title:
Silt filled pond due to soil erosion
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Ponds
Soil erosion
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-005-bx0013-009-014
Photographer:
Graeber, R. W., 1888-1967 more info on Graeber, R. W. (Robert Walter), 1888-1967 
Created Date:
circa
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series, by R. W. Graeber, Extension Forester. Silt in pond at Liledoun Cotton Mill, Alexander County, due to erosion of deforested slopes on farms located on watershed above the dam. This pond is 20 feet or more in depth, and is almost completely filled. Looking down stream.
Names:
North Carolina State College. School of Forestry more info on North Carolina State College. School of Forestry 
Location:
Alexander County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs