EROSION CONTROL SAFETY, AND ESTHETICS ON THE ROADSIDE-SUMMARY OF CURRENT PRACTICE

TURF, AN INDISPENSABLE ELEMENT OF THE HIGHWAY, IS ALMOST AS IMPORTANT AS GOOD DESIGN TO CONTROL EROSION AND PROVIDE THE ROADSIDE CONDITIONS NECESSARY FOR SAFE HIGHWAY TRAVEL PROPERLY DEVELOPED, GRASSES AND NATIVE SPECIES ALSO PROVIDE A BONUS FOR THE HIGHWAY USER-A COMPLETE HIGHWAY THAT IS ESTHETICALLY DESIRABLE AND PLEASING. CURRENT PRACTICES USED TO ESTABLISH GRASSES, ENCOURAGE NATURAL REGENERATION, AND MANAGE ROADSIDE TURF ARE SUMMARIZED BY THE AUTHOR WHO ALSO REVIEWS TURF USES AND DESIGN ELEMENTS OF CROSS SECTION, GRADE, AND EARTH STABILIZATION. /AUTHOR/

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    • Vol 36, No 2, PP 29-34+
  • Authors:
    • Hottenstein, W L
  • Publication Date: 1970-6

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  • Accession Number: 00204798
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 17 1970 12:00AM