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Armourstone revetments will standard design criteria prevent failure? by Rhonneke Dyann Van Riezen

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Published by Brock University, Dept. of Earth Sciences in St. Catharines, Ont .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Soil stabilization -- Ontario -- Forty Mile Creek.,
  • Retaining walls -- Ontario -- Forty Mile Creek.,
  • Slopes (Soil mechanics),
  • Riparian areas -- Ontario -- Forty Mile Creek -- Management.,
  • Armourstone.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Rhonneke Dyann Van Riezen.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 113 leaves :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23409783M

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