Water Bar

What is Water Bar?

Water Bar meaning in Safety terms is

  • A shallow channel or raised barrier, e.g., a ridge of packed earth or a thin pole laid diagonally across the surface of a road or trail so as to lead off water, particularly storm water. (Frequently installed in firelines on steep slopes to prevent erosion.) 

 

reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group

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