Migration Structures For Wildlife - Part 1: Project Engineering, Construction, Operation, Maintenance, And Repair Of Ecoducts

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Migration Structures For Wildlife - Part 1: Project Engineering, Construction, Operation, Maintenance, And Repair Of Ecoducts

Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional Development of the Slovak Republic - 2011

Organization: Ministry of Transport, Construction and Regional Development of the Slovak Republic

Location: Slovak Rebublic

Abstract:

The subject of this document is the solution to the problem of wildlife migration routes crossing with roads (motorway, expressway, other category of road) by means of ecoducts, i.e. bridge structures located above the road in question. This document defines the design of ecoducts in individual degrees of project documentation, ecoduct categorization according to the significance of the migration routes and the species of migrating animal and propose technical parameters, vegetation modifications, maintenance and greenery treatment for ecoducts.

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Document Type: pre-mitigation protocols mitigation design maintenance practices
Project Type: fencing habitat creation/restoration overpass routine maintenance guidelines
Infrastructure Asset: existing roadway new roadway overpass
Fauna: medium mammals large mammals