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Author(s):Murphy, James A.
Author Affiliation:Specialist, Turfgrass Management
Title:Sports turf drainage
Column Name:Rutgers corner
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Source:Update [New Jersey]. Vol. 4, No. 4, July/August 2004, p. 15, 17.
# of Pages:2
Publishing Information:Pennsville, NJ: Sports Field Managers Association of New Jersey
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Athletic fields; Drainage improvement; Drainage system design; Drainage systems; Internal drainage; Surface drainage
Abstract/Contents:Briefly discusses the importance of proper athletic field drainage, stating that "adequate drainage is essential to maximize field use, minimize maintenance problems, and provide a desirable environment for turfgrass growth." Mentions surface, vertical, slit, and subsurface drainage techniques, suggesting that "both internal and surface drainage must be considered." Details the design for cross and perimeter drains, as well as their potential benefits.
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Murphy, J. A. 2004. Sports turf drainage. Update [New Jersey]. 4(4):p. 15, 17.
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