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Black snow, shown in eastern South Dakota, is a sign of soil erosion, most often from tillage for crops. (SDSU Extension photo)

Black snow evidence of soil erosion

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BROOKINGS -- Have you noticed the black snow in eastern South Dakota? According to Anthony Bly, SDSU Extension soils field specialist, this year there is more soil on top of the melting snow drifts than in previous years.

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