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Outreach Materials

Riparian Forest Buffer Fact Sheets

Fact Sheet #1: Introduction to the Riparian Forest Buffer | pdf

Fact Sheet #2: Functions of Riparian Areas for Flood Control | pdf

Fact Sheet #3: Functions of Riparian Areas for Storm Damage Prevention | pdf

Fact Sheet #4: Functions of Riparian Areas for Wildlife Habitat | pdf

Fact Sheet #5: Functions of Riparian Areas for Fisheries Protection | pdf

Fact Sheet #6: Functions of Riparian Areas for Protecting Drinking Water Supplies | pdf

Fact Sheet #7: Functions of Riparian Areas for Groundwater Protection | pdf

Fact Sheet #8: Functions of Riparian Areas for the Protection of Land Containing Shellfish | pdf

Fact Sheet #9: Functions of Riparian Areas for Pollution Protection | pdf

Fact Sheet #10: Importance of Protecting Riparian Areas Along Smaller Brooks & Streams | pdf

3-Zone Buffer Graphic | pdf

Key Messages - Farm & Community Benefits | pdf

Questions & Answers for Farmers | pdf

Brochure | pdf

Display | pdf

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