Establishment of Grass and Legume Cover

  • Subodh Kumar Maiti


Grass and legume mixture is primarily used for erosion control and minimisation of run-off volume. It is a technique for quickly covering the surface of a disturbed or degraded site. Native revegetation is different from temporary reseeding, which a practice is used to provide short term cover for a site scheduled for future disturbance.


Perennial Grass Erosion Control Native Grass Mine Spoil Legume Seed 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Subodh Kumar Maiti
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  1. 1.Indian School of Mines Department of Environmental Science and EngineeringCentre for Mining EnvironmentDhanbadIndia

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