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Sod in museum gallery

From: Cara Lister <cara.lister<-at->
Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Sofia Galarza Liu <reina [at] ku__edu> writes

>Have any of you been involved with the installation of dirt or sod
>in a gallery?  What was involved as far as preparations and cleanup?
>What special precautions should be taken?

The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences
(formerly Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research) has
done a lot of research into different grasses and how they react in
different situations, they have even discovered a breed of grass
that stays green after it's died!

I thought perhaps they might be able to offer some advice. The
website is:


Cara Lister
Assistant Conservator
Record Office, Matlock
Ext: 59204

                  Conservation DistList Instance 22:62
                  Distributed: Sunday, April 26, 2009
                       Message Id: cdl-22-62-004
Received on Wednesday, 22 April, 2009

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