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Forest Roads and the Environment Series (#18828)

Six part production providing information on rural gravel and dirt road maintenance.  Set in federal forests, but the basic information is helpful for all rural low volume roads.  Some segments are also available individually as indicated.  Segments include:  1. Forest Roads and the Environment  (18:00). – 2. Reading the Traveled Way (#18560) (16:00). – 3. Reading Beyond the Traveled Way (17:00). – 4. Smoothing and Reshaping the Traveled Way (#18561) (18:00). – 5. Maintaining the Ditch and Surface Cross Drains (16:00). – 6.  Dangerous Travelers (26:00).  (2006) –  DVD (116:00 – total).

Mower Operation I & II  (#16818)

Two-part production covering various aspects of mower operation in highway maintenance programs. Part I (14:30) covers pre-operation inspection of the mower and power equipment used in mower operation. Part II (14:20) discusses the actual mowing operation, as well as good mowing procedures on roadsides and median areas.   VHS VIDEO  (29:00)

Poisonous Plants (#18737)

Shows examples of poisonous ivy, oak and sumac. Gives tips on identification and treatment.  Explains some myths along with ideas for prevention of exposure. (1990) – VHS VIDEO  (8:00)

Proper Operation of Leaf Blowers (English Language Version) (#19127)

Provides comprehensive training on operation of leaf blowers and discusses maintenance, refueling and personal protective equipment needed for safe leaf blower operation. (Spanish Language version also available “Uso Correcto de las Sopladoras” – #19128.) (2000) – DVD (19:50).

Right-of-Way Mowing Safety  (#17898)

Points out hidden hazards of right-of-way mowing and suggests ways to deal with them.  (1996) – VHS VIDEO  (24:00)

Uso Correcto de las Sopladoras (Proper Operation of Leaf Blowers) (Spanish Language Version) (#19128)

Provides comprehensive training on operation of leaf blowers and discusses maintenance, refueling and personal protective equipment needed for safe leaf blower operation. (English Language version also available – #19127.) (2000) – DVD (19:50).