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Dam Owner's Guide to Plant Impact on Earthen Dams

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The dam owner is the first line of defense in the appropriate maintenance and safe operation of dams. This brochure describes the dangers presented by problem vegetation on earthen embankment dams and discusses how to identify problem vegetation. A quick quiz is included for dam owners to determine whether their dam may be at risk for problems related to inappropriate vegetation.
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Dam Owner's Guide to Plant Impact on Earthen Dams

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September 1, 2005