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Vegetation management: a guide for Puget Sound bluff property owners

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Title

Vegetation management: a guide for Puget Sound bluff property owners
/ prepared by Elliot Menashe

Subject

Slopes (Soil mechanics)--Stability--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Soil stabilization--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Vegetation management--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Trees--Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Description

This document has been prepared to provide property owners and others with information about the role, benefits, and management of existing vegetation common to steep, often unstable shore sites in the Puget Sound area. It will also identify and discuss the limitations of plant cover under some conditions. The focus of this guide is on vegetation management during site development with an emphasis on reducing the hazard of surface and mass soil erosion (landslides).

Date

1993

Publisher

Olympia
Washington State Department of Ecology

Source

https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/summarypages/9331.html
http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/sea/pubs/93-31/intro.html

Relation

Slope stabilization and erosion control using vegetation: a manual of practice for coastal property owners
Surface water and groundwater on coastal bluffs: a guide for Puget Sound property owners

Alternative Title

Managing vegetation on coastal slopes

Spatial Coverage

Puget Sound

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AN:24277378

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Citation

Menashe, Elliot and Elliot, Menashe, “Vegetation management: a guide for Puget Sound bluff property owners,” Project Watershed, accessed April 21, 2018, http://library.projectwatershed.ca/items/show/2320.