Benwood Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Friday, August 19, 2011
Meadow Name: 
Benwood Meadow
Meadow ID: 
TMU0270
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
2,274m
Slope: 
1.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Moderately Impacted
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Natural Condition
Bare Ground: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Slightly Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
streams are braided with several inflows, pacific crest trail borders to e of meadow.
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
Yes
Aspen Trees Present: 
Yes
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
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
No
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
No
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
0%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
10%
Surveyors
Jason Emmons
Molly Ferrel
Justin Jones