Thompson Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Thursday, September 22, 2011
Meadow Name: 
Thompson Meadow
Meadow ID: 
STF1386
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,371m
Slope: 
5.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Slightly Impacted
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Heavily Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Heavily Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Moderately Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Moderately Impacted
Encroachment: 
Moderately Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
No
Comments on Restoration: 
degrded meadow/lots of bank erosion/ohv trail w edge/clearing along edges/aspen protection fence s
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
Yes
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
Stubble: 
Yes
Dung in Channel: 
Yes
Hoof Prints on Banks: 
Yes
Human Impacts
Trail: 
No
Evidence of OHV use: 
Yes
Road: 
Yes
Corral: 
No
Building: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
No
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
5%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
1%
Surveyors
Anna Fryjoff-Hung
Nick Jensen
Eric Holmes
Geography: