Gerle Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Meadow Name: 
Gerle Meadow
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,783m
Slope: 
2.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Natural Condition
Gullies: 
Slightly Impacted
Right Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Left Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Total Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Vegetation Cover: 
Slightly Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Heavily Impacted
Assessment Points: 
19
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
Close to road. Massive number of dense conifers within meadow.
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Beavers: 
No
Fish Observed: 
No
Human Impacts
Vehical Access: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
0%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
1%
Comments
General Comments: 
Fence posts indicate past grazing. Much of meadow area is still meadow, but with heavy conifer encroachment.