Issue Date: September/October 2004


GEOSTRATA, 2004, Fall, 25-29     Figure 1   Major cracking caused by expansive clay movement Expansive soils were identified as one of nine natural hazards in North America causing building damage and other related losses in a 1978 National Science Foundation (NSF) study.  A 1980 study estimated the annual cost of expansive soil damage in […]

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