The pipes seen in this photo are called tiling. They help transfer excess water from the fields to the creek. Many areas of Old Woman Creek in the headwaters portion are very shallow streams surrounded by farm fields. This small creek area has a buffer around it and then is surrounded by fields. Ohio.

Tiling in Old Woman Creek

The pipes seen in this photo are called tiling. They help transfer excess water from the fields to the creek. Many areas of Old Woman Creek in the headwaters portion are very shallow streams surrounded by farm fields. This small creek area has a buffer around it and then is surrounded by fields. Ohio.

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Author(s)Alexandra Fries
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2012-07-26
AlbumEcosystems > Freshwater
TypePhoto
Project(s)Old Woman Creek Report Card
Dimensions3072 x 2043
Filesize5 MB
Number of Downloads23
Filetype(s) JPG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionAlexandra Fries, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)