Big Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Meadow Name: 
Big Meadow
Meadow ID: 
SQF0488
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
2,365m
Slope: 
2.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Moderately Impacted
Gullies: 
Slightly Impacted
Right Bank Stability: 
Moderately Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Moderately Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Slightly Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Heavily Impacted
Encroachment: 
Heavily Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
see notebook
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
Yes
Number of Headcuts: 
3
Ponds Present: 
Yes
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
Stubble: 
Yes
Dung in Channel: 
Yes
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
Yes
Human Impacts
Trail: 
Yes
Evidence of OHV use: 
Yes
Road: 
No
Corral: 
Yes
Building: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
Yes
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
Yes
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
2%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
0%
Surveyors
Anna Fryjoff-Hung
Mathew Nitz
Robin Shin