Cody Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Meadow Name: 
Cody Meadow
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
2,331m
Slope: 
1.6º
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Slightly Impacted
Secondary Channel Bank Height: 
Moderately Impacted
Gullies: 
Slightly Impacted
Total Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Secondary Channel Bank Stability: 
Moderately Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Slightly Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Moderately Impacted
Encroachment: 
Slightly Impacted
Assessment Points: 
21
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
Head cutting associated with culvert. Addressing culvert would have significant benefits.
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
Yes
Number of Headcuts: 
3
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Beavers: 
No
Fish Observed: 
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: 
Yes
Road: 
Yes
Corral: 
No
Building: 
Yes
Vehical Access: 
Yes
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
Yes
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
Yes
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
5%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
15%
Surveyors
Julie Fair
Comments
General Comments: 
Difficult road to access. Possible grazing impacts.

Images

Photo by: Maxwell Odland
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Photo by: Maxwell Odland
Photo by: Maxwell Odland
Photo by: Maxwell Odland