General Information Project: Truckee-Carson Meadow Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Friday, August 4, 2017Meadow Name: Highway 88 West MeadowMeadow Reference: UCDSNM012944Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: Upper CarsonElevation: 7,327mLand Ownership: Other Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Heavily ImpactedSecondary Channel Bank Height: Natural ConditionGullies: Slightly ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Slightly ImpactedSecondary Channel Bank Stability: Natural ConditionVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Moderately ImpactedEncroachment: Moderately ImpactedAssessment Points: 23 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 4Aspen Trees Present: YesBeavers: NoFish Observed: No Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: NoStubble: NoDung in Channel: NoHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: NoEvidence of OHV use: NoRoad: YesCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: Yes Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: YesAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 6%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 15% Comments General Comments: -Area as one meadow is split by Highway 88. Portion on side of meadow is healthier with small channel scored as second channel. Vegetation is drier in upper and mid sections and better in lower section. -Main channel is straight (follows highway) and incised by 4 ft along much of it. Headcuts migrating up tributaries from channel.