Land Links

Terlingua Ranch Tree Planting Guide

2022-03-29 Terlingua Ranch_Tree Planting Guidelines

Bio Reserve

https://en.unesco.org/biosphere/eu-na/big-bend

https://www.nps.gov/bibe/learn/nature/mab.htm

Texas State University and The Christmas Mountains

https://shsu-orsp.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Cascade/index.html?appid=c5830d5d37d84e45b2fc4c0be44e11fb

Understanding Aquifers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vwu_WooEJ68

Recharging Aquifers

Bill Zeedy

Induced Meandering-Let the Water do the Work

https://billzeedy.wordpress.com/category/induced-meandering/

Water Harvesting from Low-Standard Rural Roads

https://efotg.sc.egov.usda.gov/references/public/NM/eng1a.pdf?fbclid=IwAR3yQqDRUATTP7VYSswuLujtobHb5EStE0pvfNs_SSma4oiETvpv24qlXxw

IWA Publishing

https://iwaponline.com/wqrj/article/51/4/357/21646/Water-reuse-through-managed-aquifer-recharge-MAR

Earth  Blocks

New Mexico Earthen Building Code

https://www.fmtn.org/DocumentCenter/View/19932/1474-NMAC-2015-NEW-MEXICO-EARTHEN-BUILDING-MATERIALS-CODE

Forms and Spreadsheets

sieve analysis form

grain size distribution spreadsheet

 

Best Practices Manual for Using Compressed Earth Block

http://www.huduser.gov/portal/sites/default/files/pdf/Compressed-Earth-Blocks.pdf

Advanced Earthen Construction Technologies

https://aectearthblock.com

Auroville Earth Institute

https://www.earth-auroville.com/index.php

Lime Stabilized Earth Blocks

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214509519304280

https://digitalcommons.calpoly.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=http://www.naturalbuildingblog.com/lime-stabilized-adobe-bricks/&httpsredir=1&article=1187&context=theses

Field Book
for Describing and Sampling Soils 

https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/nrcs142p2_052523.pdf

Thermal mass studies

https://theearthbuildersguild.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2016-Q.Wilson-When-Thermal-Mass-Becomes-Resistance-final-7.17.pdf

https://theearthbuildersguild.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/1984-Southwest-Thermal-Mass-Study-Tesuque-Pueblo-NM-research-phase-I-1.pdf

Conservation Easements

https://www.conservationeasement.us/what-is-a-conservation-easement/

https://texaslandconservancy.org/

https://texaslandtrustcouncil.org/

https://treadcoalition.org