This practice covers the material, preparation and installation work required for brush-mattress construction used in soil bioengineering.
Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee D18 on Soil and Rock, this practice was withdrawn in July 2012 in accordance with section 10.5.3.1 of the Regulations Governing ASTM Technical Committees , which requires that standards shall be updated by the end of the eighth year since the last approval date.
1.1 This practice covers the material, preparation and installation work required for brush- mattress construction used in soil bioengineering.
1.2 The values in this standard are in SI units and are to be regarded as the standard. The inch-pound units given in parentheses are for information only.
1.3 This practice offers a set of instructions for performing one or more specific operations. This document cannot replace education or experience and should be used in conjunction with professional judgment. Not all aspects of this practice may be applicable in all circumstances. This ASTM standard is not intended to represent or replace standard of care by which adequacy of a given professional service must be judged, nor should this document be applied without considerations of a project's many unique aspects. The word “standard” in the title of this document means only that the document has been approved through the ASTM consensus process.
1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D6765 Practice for Live Staking
brushmattress; erosion control; soil bioengineering; streambank stabilization: Animal habitats; Brushmattressing; Erosion control materials/applications; Installation--ground water/subsurface devices/applications; Sediment control; Soil bioengineering; Streambank stabilization; Surface slope stabilization; Trenches; Vegetativly self-propagating woody plant species;
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