Parameters to predict slope stability—Soil water and root profiles

@article{Osman2006ParametersTP,
  title={Parameters to predict slope stability—Soil water and root profiles},
  author={Normaniza Osman and Syed Shahar Barakbah},
  journal={Ecological Engineering},
  year={2006},
  volume={28},
  pages={90-95}
}
Abstract A survey was conducted on five slopes of differing slope integrity along the North–South Expressway, Malaysia, to study the effects of vegetation on slope stability. Results showed significant effects of vegetation cover on slope stability in two extreme slopes, type A and type E, which represented stable and failed slopes, respectively. The highest root length density (RLD) was observed in type A slope due to the high density of vegetation cover, which eventually resulted in a lower… Expand
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