Author Topic: Update on Canal Embankment Restoration Barrier Planting  (Read 17 times)

Doug K

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From the MOST reliable source regarding the NYS Canal Corporation Embankment Restoration Project... the property owners who have been busy repairing their unsafe property for the past three years.

Expected Completion Date: May 31, 2021

Number of shrubs & bushes planted to Date: 850-900

Number of planting still to be done:  800-850

We also have been informed that the planting configuration was Engineered & Developed by professional arborist and horticulture experts.

Plant species selection was done specifically for this Restoration planting along the top of an embankment dam, and new plantings are being spaced exactly as recommended by experts for the plants selected.

Next update will include a few pictures of the new planting, compared to the original embankments and will also include pictures of the newly restored earthen dams and their grass covering.

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