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- Shields, F.D. Jr.; Dabney, S.M.; Langendoen, E.J.; Temple, D.M.
- International journal of sediment research 2005 v.20 no.4 pp. 319
- soil stabilization, etc ; erosion control; gully erosion; Panicum virgatum; grasses; water flow; conservation buffers; floodplains; roots; Show all 9 Subjects
- ... Current practice for riparian gully erosion control involves blocking the gully with a structure comprised of an earthen embankment and a metal or plastic pipe. Measures involving native vegetation are more attractive for habitat recovery and economic reasons. To test the hypothesis that switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.) hedges planted at 0.5-m vertical intervals would control gully erosion, we es ...