UNDERSTANDING THIS HANDBOOK
 
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Erosion bars contribute to the erosion problem
desire line The shortest route to a destination
drainage
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Naturally occurring depressions which channel any runoff
erosion bars (Water bars). Poles (or stones) placed across a track to reduce erosion. Usually ineffective due to poor installation and inadequate maintenance
fillslope That slope developed on the low side of a benched track
flagging The placement of coloured tape on trees/shrubs as preliminary markers of track position
guided walk A led walk, with guides providing support and interpretation
hike Dictionary definition, a long walk in the country: hike and walk are used interchangeably in this document; the internationally accepted 'hiker' symbol is adopted for
 
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