MUSKEG STUDIES IN ALBERTA

THIS PAPER DISCUSSES THE DEVELOPMENT OF MUSKEG RESEARCH STUDIES IN ALBERTA, WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO VANE SHEAR TESTING. CORRELATIONS OF VANE SHEAR STRENGTH, WATER CONTENT, AND CLASSIFICATION ARE PRESENTED. LIMITED CONCLUSIONS ARE DRAWN FROM AN EVALUATION OF FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS CONSTRUCTED IN MUSKEG AREAS. A SAMPLER FOR USE IN VERY SOFT FIBROUS PEAT IS ALSO DESCRIBED. /AUTHOR/

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    • Anderson, K O
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  • Publication Date: 1962

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  • Monograph Title: Soil foundation and materials exploration methods:application and evaluation
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