This reference book provides the background information needed to understand the use of vegetation in engineering in Nepal and the geological and geomorphological basis of site assessment for works on steep slopes. It makes specific reference to roads. It also contains background information on the management of vegetation, including aspects of community participation and the law.
It is an output of the Nepal-UK Road Maintenance Project, which was undertaken jointly His Majesty’s Government of Nepal and the Department for International Development of the United Kingdom. Please access the handbook through this link.
Last modified: December 18, 2019