General Information Assessment Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2013Meadow Name: Pickel Meadow Meadow Reference: UCDSNM011785Organization Affiliation: American RiversAssessment Completed: Yes General Characteristics Watershed: West WalkerElevation: 2,052mLand Ownership: U.S. Forest Service Physical Condition Main Channel Bank Height: Moderately ImpactedGullies: Moderately ImpactedTotal Bank Stability: Moderately ImpactedVegetation Cover: Natural ConditionEncroachment: Slightly Impacted Restoration Efforts Restoration Efforts: YesComments on Restoration: State wildlife area. Some areas fenced to keep grazing area. Additional Observations Headcut Present: NoNumber of Headcuts: 0Aspen Trees Present: NoBeavers: YesFish Observed: Yes Grazing and Cattle Grazing Trails: YesStubble: NoDung in Channel: YesHoof Prints on Banks: No Human Impacts Trail: YesEvidence of OHV use: YesRoad: NoCorral: YesBuilding: NoVehical Access: Yes Adjacent Land Use Adjacent Culvert: NoAdjacent Bridge: NoAdjacent Road: YesAdjacent Building: Yes Coverage Gopher Disturbance: 0%Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 10% Surveyors Jacob Dyste Comments General Comments: The Marine mountain warfare base is across the street. It has good road access. There seems to be active grazing in places.