General Information Assessment Date: Saturday, September 7, 2013Meadow Name: Kirman Lake MeadowMeadow Reference: UCDSNM011733Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: West WalkerElevation: 2,181mLand Ownership: U.S. Forest Service Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Natural ConditionGullies: Natural ConditionTotal Bank Stability: Slightly ImpactedVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionEncroachment: Slightly Impacted Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 5Ponds Present: NoAspen Trees Present: NoBeavers: NoFish Observed: No Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: YesStubble: NoDung in Channel: YesHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: NoEvidence of OHV use: NoRoad: YesCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: Yes Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: YesAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 0%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 0% Surveyors Jacob Dyste Comments General Comments: There is a very rough road that goes up to meadow but it would be hard to cross the West Walker River to get to the road to accomplish restoration. The meadow is very dry but is a nice pocket meadow below a lake. The headcuts are very low and have serious threat to move and really damage the meadow. Headcuts could be repaired with a Conservation Corps. Encroachment seems fairly new.