General Information Project: Truckee-Carson Meadow Scorecard AssessmentAssessment Date: Wednesday, June 18, 2014Meadow Name: Middle Willow Creek Meadow Meadow Reference: No MeadowOrganization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: CarsonElevation: 2,289mLand Ownership: Toiyabe National Forest Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Natural ConditionSecondary Channel Bank Height: Natural ConditionGullies: Natural ConditionTotal Bank Stability: Natural ConditionSecondary Channel Bank Stability: Natural ConditionVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionBare Ground: Natural ConditionEncroachment: Slightly ImpactedAssessment Points: 31 Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: No Additional Observations Headcut Present: YesNumber of Headcuts: 2Aspen Trees Present: YesBeavers: NoFish Observed: No Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: NoStubble: NoDung in Channel: YesHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: NoEvidence of OHV use: NoRoad: NoCorral: NoBuilding: NoVehical Access: No Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: NoAdjacent Building: No Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 5%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 10% Surveyors Meg HanleyJacob Dyste Comments General Comments: High gradient, especially in the top half of the meadow. Slope decreases and the meadow flattens in the middle. It becomes steep again at the bottom. The headcuts appear to be stable at the moment but they should be watched. The dung in the channel is old.