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Coastal Protection

Why Use a Geotextile? To protect against coastal erosion, armor stone revetment are constructed. The energy of the wave action of water is dissipated by the armor stone however as the waves are receding, the water erodes the sandy soil below the armor stones, causing them to displace from their location and eventually damage the […]

How to Earth Box Gardening

Earth Box Advantages The roots of plants in the Earth Box enjoy almost total protection from weeds, burrowing nuisances like moles and gophers, soil-borne pests like cutworms and slugs, and fungi that cause wilts. Moved far enough away from the regular plot, many insects won’t find the foliage, either. The system also requires much less […]