Cold Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Saturday, July 13, 2013
Meadow Name: 
Cold Meadow
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Natural Condition
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Total Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Vegetation Cover: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Natural Condition
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
Yes
Comments on Restoration: 
Stabilized headcuts
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
Yes
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
Yes
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
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
Vehical Access: 
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: 
30%
Surveyors
Jacob Dyste
Comments
General Comments: 
In remote wilderness. Trail crosses the valley just above the meadow. Lower portion of the meadow is steep. East stringer is mostly willow dominated. Golden Trout in the stream at the base of the meadow. Headcut repairs are grown in, old cattle trails are grown over.