General Information Project: Truckee-Carson Meadow Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017Meadow Name: Red Lake MeadowMeadow Reference: UCDSNM012843Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: Upper CarsonElevation: 2,407mLand Ownership: Private Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Natural ConditionGullies: Slightly ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Natural ConditionVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Natural ConditionEncroachment: Slightly ImpactedAssessment Points: 22 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 1Aspen Trees Present: YesBeavers: YesFish Observed: No Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: NoStubble: NoDung in Channel: NoHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: NoEvidence of OHV use: NoRoad: NoCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: Yes Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: YesAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 0%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 65% Comments General Comments: -1 small headcut that was on a slope, so it was probably natural. -Lots of beaver dams; if the clew out it could negatively affect the meadow hydrology. At least 3 large dams on the mid/west portion of the meadow. Also about 3 lining Red Lake. Vegetation on all dams (old). -Overall looks good. -Bank height score: There were many channels in the meadow with the same size banks (0-2ft). We scored bank height based on all of these channels.