Straw bale dikes leak at the abutment points, plug rapidly with sediment and use a large amount of raw material. When the height of the straw bale is not needed, STRAW WATTLES can be used more effectively.
Earth dikes are erosive in themselves, and channel water into concentrated flows that cause further erosion.
Brush barriers are not practical for construction projects because of their expense. STRAW WATTLES are less expensive and more effective.
STRAW WATTLES are more efficient than silt fences and don't have to be removed.
STRAW WATTLES are velocity dissipation devices!
STRAW WATTLES are level spreaders!
California Straw Works, 5531 State Ave, Sacramento, CA 95819. Tel: 916-453-1456; Fax: 916-227-7075.