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Planting Grass Appears Impratical For Improving Deteriorated Recreation SitesAuthor(s): H. Ken Cordell; Daniel R. Talhelm
Source: Res. Note SE-105. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southeastern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionThere is a real need for improving the physical condition of many recreation sires in the Southeast which are characterized by compacted and eroding soils, dead and dying vegetation, and generally poor appearance. An attempt was made on these sites to establish grass by giving the best possible treatment for growth and survival. After one summer of use, the planted grass was trampled out.
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CitationCordell, H. Ken; Talhelm, Daniel R. 1969. Planting Grass Appears Impratical For Improving Deteriorated Recreation Sites. Res. Note SE-105. Asheville, NC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southeastern Forest Experiment Station. 2 p.
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