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SL196: Flatwoods Citrus Best Management Practice: Riser-Board Structures

Figure 5a. a) Concrete sinker board (left) next to a regular wooden board. b) Wooden sinker board with metal straps attached. c) Riser-board structure with two sinker boards installed. The sinker boards should be brightly colored to facilitate retrieval if they are accidentally dropped in the ditch or misplaced around the structure.

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