Upper Summit Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Meadow Name: 
Upper Summit Meadow
Meadow ID: 
SNF0960
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,919m
Slope: 
4.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Slightly Impacted
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Moderately Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Moderately Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Natural Condition
Bare Ground: 
Slightly Impacted
Encroachment: 
Heavily Impacted
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
Yes
Comments on Restoration: 
'Y' SHAPED STREAM NETWORK WITH THE MAIN INFLOW FROM STREAM ENTERING THROUGH CULVERT
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
Yes
Number of Headcuts: 
1
Ponds Present: 
No
Aspen Trees Present: 
No
Grazing and Cattle
Grazing Trails: 
Yes
Stubble: 
No
Dung in Channel: 
Yes
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: 
Yes
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
2%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
0%
Surveyors
Anna Fryjoff-Hung
Jason Emmons
Mathew Nitz
Robin Shin
Comments
General Comments: 
EROSION OCCURRED MOSTLY CLOSE TO THE INLET/OUTLET, MOIST SOIL-NOT FLOODED
Geography: