Revegetation of waste fly ash landfills in a semiarid environment

@inproceedings{Pierzynski2004RevegetationOW,
  title={Revegetation of waste fly ash landfills in a semiarid environment},
  author={Gary Pierzynski and Joshua L. Heitman and Peter A. Kulakow and Gerard J. Kluitenberg and James Carlson},
  year={2004}
}
Abstract This study investigated vegetation strategies for a fly ash landfill in a semi-arid environment. Ten plant species adapted to the local climate were initially evaluated for their germination characteristics in various mixtures of Tivoli fine sand, fly ash, and cattle manure. Alkali sacaton (native, Sporobolus airoides (Torr.) Torr.), blue grama (native, Bouteloua gracilis (H.B.K.) Lag. Ex Griffiths), a forage sorghum (variety Canex, Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench), sand bluestem (variety… 

Reclamation and revegetation of fly ash disposal sites - Challenges and research needs.

  • R. J. Haynes
  • Environmental Science
    Journal of environmental management
  • 2009

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