ERIC Number: EJ273520
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Agricultural Land Conversion: Background and Issues.
Furuseth, Owen J.
Journal of Geography, v81 n3 p84-93 May-Jun 1982
Analyzes forces contributing to the conversion of agricultural land for other uses, causes for the depletion of the land, major issues surrounding the loss of farmland, and current policies designed to control haphazard land conversion. Concludes that the United States lacks a national farmland protection policy. (KC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A