Erosion Control Books

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Coastal Erosion

by Springer

The coastal zone is subject to strong pressures from a large number of users. Populations are migrating to it in large numbers. Industry wants to exploit it for its space, water and manpower. Aggregate miners want to exploit mineral resources and health centers are multiplying. It is a favorite area for tourism and recreation worldwide. The zone ...;

Landscape Erosion and Evolution Modeling

by Springer

Landscapes are characterized by a wide variation, both spatially and temporally, of tolerance and response to natural processes and anthropogenic stress. These tolerances and responses can be analyzed through individual landscape parameters, such as soils, vegetation, water, etc., or holistically through ecosystem or watershed studies. ...;

Geosynthetics

by ASTM International

Volume 04.13 focuses on the mechanical, endurance, permeability, and filtration properties of geosynthetics. This includes standards for geosynthetic Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRM's), designed to provide erosion protection for the design life of a project. Applications such as roadway stabilization and repair, erosion control, and soil ...;

Geosynthetics

by ASTM International

Volume 04.13 focuses on the mechanical, endurance, permeability, and filtration properties of geosynthetics. This includes standards for geosynthetic Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRM's), designed to provide erosion protection for the design life of a project. Applications such as roadway stabilization and repair, erosion control, and soil ...;

Geosynthetics

by ASTM International

Volume 04.13 focuses on the mechanical, endurance, permeability, and filtration properties of geosynthetics. This includes standards for geosynthetic Turf Reinforcement Mats (TRM's), designed to provide erosion protection for the design life of a project. Applications such as roadway stabilization and repair, erosion control, and soil ...;

ASTM Standards on Erosion And Sediment Control Technology: 2nd Edition (Print)

by ASTM International

This comprehensive new edition provides 72 of the latest standards relating to erosion and sediment control. It provides 28 new ASTM standards that did not appear in the first edition. These standards cover:Turf Reinforcement MatsErosion Control BlanketsArticulated Concrete BlocksSoil LossGabionsHydraulic Applied Products;

Soil Erosion

by Springer

Accelerated degradation of soils and surface waters produce increasing problems in many parts of the world. Within this context, the book addresses the topic Application of Physically Based Soil Erosion Models in order to present some essential tools for improving land-use strategies and conservation measures. Over the last 20 years, the need for ...;

Construction Site Erosion and Sediment Controls

by DEStech Publications, Inc.

Here is a fully up-to-date book, by three leading experts, containing critical design tools for practical implementation of techniques to control and abate runoff and sediment from construction sites. With many original illustrations and examples, this text provides the design principles to monitor and to implement mitigating steps that will ...;

Road and Paving Materials; Vehicle-Pavement Systems

by ASTM International

Specifications, tests, and practices detail the properties of various road and paving materials and explain how to measure their characteristicsThese standards cover aggregates, bituminous mixtures, bridges, bridge decks, and structures. They also cover highway traffic materials, such as retroreflective sheeting and pavement markers..This volume ...;

Road and Paving Materials; Vehicle-Pavement Systems

by ASTM International

Specifications, tests, and practices examine the properties of various road and paving materials and explain how to measure their characteristics. These standards address aggregates, bituminous mixtures, bridges, bridge decks, and structures. They also cover highway traffic materials, such as retroreflective sheeting and pavement markers.Volume ...;

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