Unnamed S of Shadow Lake Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Meadow Name: 
Unnamed S of Shadow Lake Meadow
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
2,166m
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Natural Condition
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Total Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Vegetation Cover: 
Natural Condition
Bare Ground: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Slightly Impacted
Assessment Points: 
23
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
Fairly healthy meadow; difficult to access, could access with hand crew
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Beavers: 
No
Fish Observed: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
No
Stubble: 
No
Dung in Channel: 
No
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
No
Human Impacts
Trail: 
No
Evidence of OHV use: 
No
Road: 
No
Corral: 
No
Building: 
No
Vehical Access: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
No
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
No
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
0%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
35%
Comments
General Comments: 
Two meadows areas connected by alder corridor. Meadow area fairly small, approximately 10 acres. High amounts of standing water in both meadow areas in late June.