Landers Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Meadow Name: 
Landers Meadow
Meadow ID: 
SQF0662
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,925m
Slope: 
4.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Slightly Impacted
Gullies: 
Slightly Impacted
Right Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Natural Condition
Bare Ground: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Moderately Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
Yes
Comments on Restoration: 
mostly private land is grazed causing erosion and headcuts, significant islands of encroachment
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
Yes
Ponds Present: 
Yes
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
Stubble: 
Yes
Dung in Channel: 
Yes
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
Yes
Human Impacts
Trail: 
Yes
Evidence of OHV use: 
No
Road: 
No
Corral: 
Yes
Building: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
No
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
Yes
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
1%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
1%
Surveyors
Anna Fryjoff-Hung
Eric Holmes