TWENTY NINTH SHORT COURSE ON ROADSIDE DEVELOPMENT

A CONFERENCE WAS HELD AT OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY DURING THE WEEK OF 5 OCTOBER 1970 SPONSORED BY THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE OF OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY. AMONG THE PAPERS PRESENTED WERE THE FOLLOWING: CREATING FOREST SCENIC ROADS, THE DUAL DUAL HIGHWAY, ROADSIDE AND RESOURCE VALUES, THE HIGHWAY BEAUTIFICATION PROGRAM AND ITS FUTURE, THE A.A.S.H.O. COMMITTEE ON ROADSIDE DEVELOPMENT PLANS FOR 1970, THE SENSITIVES SEVENTIES--A BACKWARD LOOK AND A FORWARD GLANCE, NURSERY STOCK FOR HIGHWAY LANDSCAPING, PLANTING CHOICE DECIDUOUS TREES FOR HIGHWAYS, WHY WATER-BORNE PRESERVATIVES, THE ESSENTIALS FOR ROADSIDE VEGETATION, DIRECT ESTABLISHMENT OF SHRUBS AND OTHER WOODY VEGETATION, THE ASSOCIATED LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS OF AMERICA AND THE HIGHWAY BEAUTIFICATION PROGRAM, CURASOL TO FIGHT EROSION, GROWTH RETARDANT CHEMICALS, HERBICIDE DRIFT DAMAGE AND ITS CONTROL, ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS OF HIGHWAYS, AS A LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT SEES THE ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF HIGHWAYS, AS A HIGHWAY ENGINEER SEES THE ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF HIGHWAYS, A COMPUTER-BASED SYSTEM TO AID PLANTING DESIGNERS, EFFECTS OF GEOMETRICS AND NATURAL REGENERATION VERSUS ARTICIFIAL REVEGATION ON SAFETY, MAINTENANCE, AND VISUAL QUALITIES OF HIGHWAYS, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURAL PLANTING PHASE, HORTICULTURAL PLANTING AND, PLANT SURVIVAL RESEARCH STUDY.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • 209 Pp, FigS, TABS, PHOTS
  • Corporate Authors:

    Ohio Department of Highways

    Columbus, OH  USA  43210
  • Publication Date: 1970-10

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00204824
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 10 1971 12:00AM