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2003. A Soil Bioengineering Guide for Streambank and Lakeshore Stabilization. FS-683P. San Dimas, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, National Technology and Development Program.

This guide provides information on how to successfully plan and implement a soil bioengineering project, including the application of soil bioengineering techniques. Basic principles and background information on ecology and the stream dynamics needed before attempting a restoration project are also presented.

This guide is designed for those who plan restoration projects and for those engaged in the day-to-day construction and maintenance of water-related recreation facilities, including dispersed areas, forest roads, and trails. It is also for persons interested in learning more about soil bioengineering stabilization techniques and how to apply them.