Slope protection by diverting or controlling surface drainage, by vegetation, surface blanketing and slide detector fences is discussed. Various suitable seeds and rates of application are tabulated for ground covers. Detector fences are particularly valuable where falling rocks, snow and ice hazards are present.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  United States  60605
  • Publication Date: 1966-2

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 529-532
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 67
    • Issue Number: 598
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00040470
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 22 1976 12:00AM