Old Roadbeds Cause Erosion

When the original settlers came, they took their teams and wagons up the valley bottoms.  The wagon wheels nicked the turf, and this started gullies which can develop violently during fast runnoff.  Left untreated, these will eat whole valleys.

slide.061

slide.066

Posted by Chris Gill

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *