Title of Project/ResourceSoil Agricultural Groundwater Banking Index
Resource Author(s)
  • California Soil Resource Lab
  • UC-ANR
Link to Report/Websiteucdavis.edu
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The Soil Agricultural Groundwater Banking Index (SAGBI) is a suitability index for groundwater recharge on agricultural land. The SAGBI is based on five major factors that are critical to successful agricultural groundwater banking: deep percolation, root zone residence time, topography, chemical limitations, and soil surface condition.

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Topic Area(s)
  • Crop System Suitability
  • Land Use Planning and Management
  • Soils, Geology, and Aquifer Characterization
  • Tool and Application Development