General Information Project: Truckee-Carson Meadow Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Wednesday, July 9, 2014Meadow Name: Falls MeadowMeadow Reference: No MeadowOrganization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: CarsonElevation: 2,110mLand Ownership: Toiyabe National Forest Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Heavily ImpactedGullies: Moderately ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Heavily ImpactedVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Moderately ImpactedEncroachment: Slightly ImpactedAssessment Points: 13 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 1Aspen Trees Present: YesBeavers: YesFish Observed: Yes Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: NoStubble: NoDung in Channel: NoHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: YesEvidence of OHV use: NoRoad: NoCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: No Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: NoAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 12%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 65% Surveyors Jacob DysteMeg Hanley Comments General Comments: Heavily incised banks with some inset floodplain. Some meadow veg still exists on the surface without encroachment. At no point in the meadow are the banks below 2 feet. There is significant willow cover. Located on a the mainstem of the East Fork Carson. There is a remnant channel in the western meadow.