WoodStraw® ECM

Wood strand erosion control mulch

WoodStraw® is a patented, engineered wood strand erosion control material with highly effective wind and water erosion control characteristics useful for burned area emergency response (BAER), road maintenance/obliteration, mine reclamation, construction, and any other disturbed soil projects.

Key features and benefits include:

  • Performs better than agricultural straw in rainy and windy conditions
  • Naturally 100% weed and pesticide free
  • Promotes revegetation while preventing invasive species
  • Minimizes surface and soil erosion and rilling – even on steep slopes
  • Easily applied by hand, straw blower, or helicopter
  • Suitable for use on burn areas, road maintenance, vineyards, mine reclamation & more
WoodStraw St Helens Demo
Since production began in June 2006, more than 20,000 tons of WoodStraw® have been delivered to 21 national forests, 7 BLM districts, state and local agencies, vineyards, environmental and non-profit groups for erosion control.
 
For more information go to www.woodstraw.comwww.mpinem.com, and watch the short videos below developed by Mountain Pine Manufacturing.

Email us to obtain a quote, discuss your project, or schedule a demonstration at our Auburn facility.

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Crumbles with Hand

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WoodStraw applied to fire affected area

Healing in a Fire’s Aftermath

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