• Effects of Subsoil Draining on Heather Moors in Scotland

      Phillips, J.; Moss, R. (Society for Range Management, 1977-01-01)
      Subsoil draining improved the growth and nutrient content of heather on Scottish moors covered by shallow peat, where drainage is impeded by an iron pan underneath. On such moors, subsoiling has significant advantages over conventional open drains.