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Soil & Water
Research Areas:

Road Erosion
Fire Effects
Disturbed Forests
Upland Watersheds
Slope Stability
Erosion Modeling
Climate Modeling

Project Leader:
William J. Elliot
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Soil and Water Engineering  >  Information  >  Road Erosion

Mission: To develop methods of predicting the effects of road design and management on road erosion rates and offsite sedimentation.


Randy B. Foltz, Research Engineer
William J. Elliot, Project Leader

  • Sedimentation risks associated with road closure
  • Aggregate quality studies
  • Reduced Tire Pressure CTI studies
  • Road Erosion Modeling