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Waterline Erosion Control Essential To Streambank RehabilitationAuthor(s): Dean H. Urie
Source: Research Note NC-29, St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionTests of streambank erosion control measures on three Michigan streams have shown the key role of waterline stabilization. After undercutting was stopped, the upper banks were revegetated in 1 to 5 years depending on treatment. Without waterline control, all revegetation efforts were ineffective.
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CitationUrie, Dean H. 1967. Waterline Erosion Control Essential To Streambank Rehabilitation. Research Note NC-29, St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsstreambank erosion, waterline stabilization
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