General Information Project: Truckee-Carson Meadow Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Wednesday, June 18, 2014Meadow Name: Faith Valley MeadowMeadow Reference: UCDSNM012811Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: CarsonElevation: 2,319mLand Ownership: Toiyabe National Forest Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Moderately ImpactedGullies: Slightly ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Moderately ImpactedVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Slightly ImpactedEncroachment: Slightly ImpactedAssessment Points: 17 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 2Aspen Trees Present: NoBeavers: YesFish Observed: Yes Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: NoStubble: NoDung in Channel: NoHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: YesEvidence of OHV use: YesRoad: YesCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: Yes Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: YesAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 2%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 25% Surveyors Meg HanleyJacob Dyste Comments General Comments: On the mainstem of the west fork carson. Could be considered a barrier to restoration. There is an RV type campground on the east side of the meadow. Willow is along most of the channel, especially in the lower meadow where the floodplain is inset. Upstream from the Hope Valley Project. Blue Lakes Road runs along the meadow.