Silver Lake Fen Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Monday, August 6, 2012
Meadow Name: 
Silver Lake Fen Meadow
Meadow ID: 
PNF0202
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,753m
Slope: 
4.0ยบ
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: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Slightly Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
NO CHANNELIZED FLOW
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
No
Stubble: 
No
Dung in Channel: 
No
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
No
Human Impacts
Trail: 
Yes
Evidence of OHV use: 
No
Road: 
No
Corral: 
No
Building: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
No
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
No
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
0%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
3%
Surveyors
Jason Emmons
Mathew Nitz
Robin Shin
Comments
General Comments: 
WATER POOLS ON THE FLAT PORTION BETWEEN EACH TERRACE AND SIOWLY DISCHARGES THROUGH THE PEAT SOIL.
Geography: