General Information Project: Truckee-Carson Meadow Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Friday, August 4, 2017Meadow Name: Lower Red Lake Creek MeadowMeadow Reference: UCDSNM012926Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: Upper CarsonLand Ownership: Toiyabe National Forest Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Moderately ImpactedSecondary Channel Bank Height: Slightly ImpactedGullies: Natural ConditionTotal Bank Stability: Slightly ImpactedSecondary Channel Bank Stability: Natural ConditionVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Natural ConditionEncroachment: Slightly ImpactedAssessment Points: 27 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 3Aspen 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: NoCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: Yes Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: YesAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: YesAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 0%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 5% Comments General Comments: -Main channel is incised in a few parts of the channel, mainly on the outer curve of the banks. This is probably a function of a higher energy system. -Meadow north of upper transect was drier than majority of meadow. -Bank height is 2: deep channel because there is a lot of flow. Large meadow with large volume of water. -Culvert under 88 that flows into western meadow portion.