Dr. Nina L. Bassuk
Dept. of Horticulture
134A Plant Science Bldg
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: (607) 255-4586
Site preparation resources
Cornell Structural Soil - Structural soil was developed and patented by Cornell University to safely bear pavement loads after compaction and still allow root penetration and vigorous tree growth.
Growing Trees in a Cement Forest - Article about CU-Structural Soil™ in Land Development Today.
Journal articles - Technical papers on soil compaction and structural soil by researchers at Cornell's Urban Horticulture Institute. See also journal articles on soil volume.
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