General Information Project: SEKI Wilderness Meadows Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Saturday, August 4, 2018Meadow Name: Shortys MeadowMeadow Reference: UCDSNM003236Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: Upper KingElevation: 3,069mLand Ownership: Kings Canyon National ParkHydrogeomorphic Type: Riparian low gradient Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Moderately ImpactedGullies: Slightly ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Natural ConditionVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Natural ConditionEncroachment: Slightly ImpactedAssessment Points: 20 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: YesComments on Restoration: Might have used wire to stabilize channel or collect sediment. Embedded in channel Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 2Aspen Trees Present: NoBeavers: NoFish Observed: Yes Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: NoStubble: NoDung in Channel: YesHoof Prints on Banks: Yes Human Impacts Trail: NoEvidence of OHV use: NoRoad: NoCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: No Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: NoAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 0%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 3% Comments General Comments: 2 headcuts and gully in southeastern portion of meadow. We think the gully might have stored because the historic trail that went through the meadow. It is incised for half the of the gully length and then is almost at the meadow surface for the second half. It eventually disperses into the meadow.