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 Post subject: The use of vegetation
PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 2:43 am 
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The use of vegetation in soil bioengineering applications offers a more environmentally-friendly alternative to traditional engineered materials, such as concrete or steel, for providing structural reinforcement in stabilizing slopes.


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 Post subject: Re: The use of vegetation
PostPosted: Tue Jan 25, 2011 2:36 am 
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Yeah, it's common for people to buy a house on a wooded hillside and decide to cut down a few trees below the house for a better view. 2 years later the slope gives way and the house slides down the hill. ;)

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