Trout Creek Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Friday, August 3, 2012
Meadow Name: 
Trout Creek Meadow
Meadow ID: 
TMU0273
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,909m
Slope: 
2.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Moderately Impacted
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Heavily Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Heavily Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Slightly Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Heavily Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
Yes
Comments on Restoration: 
hydrology dominated by groundwater, recharged by trout and cold creek
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
No
Number of Headcuts: 
0
Ponds Present: 
Yes
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: 
Yes
Corral: 
No
Building: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
No
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
Yes
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
0%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
30%
Surveyors
Jason Emmons
Mathew Nitz
Robin Shin