Diaz Creek Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Meadow Name: 
Diaz Creek Meadow
Meadow ID: 
INF3482
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
2,939m
Slope: 
3.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Moderately Impacted
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Heavily Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Heavily Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Slightly Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Moderately Impacted
Encroachment: 
Heavily Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
last remnant of a once vast meadow complex/heavily overgrazed and degraded/ in state of decline
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
Stubble: 
Yes
Dung in Channel: 
Yes
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
Yes
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: 
1%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
1%
Surveyors
Anna Fryjoff-Hung
Molly Ferrel
Nick Jensen
Rachel Hutchinson
Justin Jones