McSwain Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Friday, June 22, 2012
Meadow Name: 
McSwain Meadow
Meadow ID: 
SNF0808
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
2,049m
Slope: 
3.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Natural Condition
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Left Bank Stability: 
Natural Condition
Vegetation Cover: 
Natural Condition
Bare Ground: 
Slightly Impacted
Encroachment: 
Moderately Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
inflows are mostly unchannelized, mdw very moist, very little channelized flow-good when present.
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
Stubble: 
No
Dung in Channel: 
Yes
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
No
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: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
1%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
1%
Surveyors
Anna Fryjoff-Hung
Jason Emmons
Mathew Nitz
Robin Shin