Download The Practical Streambank Bioengineering Guide by Gary Bentrup, This publication was written to provide guidance for those curious about streambank bioengineering. it was conjointly written to extend awareness of streams and riparian areas, their importance, and their interconnectedness with alternative resources. In essence, they mirror our values, our sense of place, and our concern for fellow citizens.

CONTENTS-

Chapter One - Introduction
Purpose and Scope
What is a Riparian Area?
Why are Riparian Areas Valuable?
Status of Riparian Areas and Streams


Chapter Two - Understanding Your Stream and Watershed
Watershed Approach
Proper Land Management
Agriculture
Livestock Grazing
Forestry
Urbanization
Restoration Tool: Beaver


chapter Three - Streambank Bioengineering
Advantages and Disadvantage
Basic Planning and Design Principle
Preliminary Inventory
Detailed Inventory and Analysis
Design Process
Permit Process
Implementation


Chapter Four - Vegetation Selection and Procurement
Species Selection
Plant Material Procurement and Handling
Planting Location
Establishment Techniques
Management


Chapter Five - Maintenance and Monitoring
Maintenance
Monitoring


Glossary
Resources
References