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Title Gully and Sheet Erosion
Date July 1, 1942
Description Photograph shows an automobile and the beginning of sheet erosion in a gully before any corrective action was taken, located in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by D.W.L. in July 1942.
Commentary Noted in subject: Light areas in "before" picture represent spots with no cover and beginning of sheet erosion. See neg# 4539 Neg# 5438 - 5443 examples of run-off and infiltration control accomplished with 1942 S. & M.C appropriation. Blue Ridge Parkway
Location Location Name: Section 2E
Parkway Milepost: None
Latitude: 36.275389
Longitude: -81.427278
Creator Individual Daniel W. Levandowsky
Tags Ashe County (N.C.)
Automobiles
Erosion
Gullies
Landscape
Landscape restoration
Photographs
Sheet erosion
Watauga County (N.C.)
Wilkes County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway