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Drainage system performance after 20 years

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California Agriculture 42(3):24-25.

Published May 01, 1988

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Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows: As part of a study of the longevity and effectiveness of clay, bituminous fiber, and concrete drainage pipes, several pairs of these pipes were installed in a heavy clay soil at the Imperial Valley Agricultural Center at El Centro, California in January 1964. Drain lines were laid at a depth of 7 feet and a spacing of 120 feet. Bituminous-fiber drains were installed in a fiberglass envelope; washed gravel was used to enclose the clay and concrete pipes.

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Drainage system performance after 20 years

Mark E. Grismer, Ian C. Tod, Frank E. Robinson
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Drainage system performance after 20 years

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California Agriculture 42(3):24-25.

Published May 01, 1988

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Abstract

Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows: As part of a study of the longevity and effectiveness of clay, bituminous fiber, and concrete drainage pipes, several pairs of these pipes were installed in a heavy clay soil at the Imperial Valley Agricultural Center at El Centro, California in January 1964. Drain lines were laid at a depth of 7 feet and a spacing of 120 feet. Bituminous-fiber drains were installed in a fiberglass envelope; washed gravel was used to enclose the clay and concrete pipes.

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