General Information Assessment Date: Monday, July 15, 2013Meadow Name: Big Dry Meadow Meadow Reference: UCDSNM000595Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Land Ownership: U.S. Forest Service Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Slightly ImpactedGullies: Slightly ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Natural ConditionVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionEncroachment: 0 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: YesComments on Restoration: Headcut stabilization Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 4Ponds Present: NoAspen Trees Present: No Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: YesStubble: NoDung in Channel: NoHoof Prints on Banks: No 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: 4%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 0% Surveyors Jacob Dyste Comments General Comments: East meadow is threatened by headcuts. The headcuts have cut around the repairs but they do not seem to be moving upstream. East finger has most extensive meadow vegetation. Central region is mostly bare ground in the channel. Flowing water in the east finger and dries before transect 1. Most of the delineated area is sage flat.