Wheeler Sheep Camp Meadow Assessment

General Information
Assessment Date: 
Friday, September 9, 2011
Meadow Name: 
Wheeler Sheep Camp Meadow
Meadow ID: 
PNF0031
Meadow Reference: 
Organization Affiliation: 
Assessment Completed: 
Yes
General Characteristics
Elevation: 
1,988m
Slope: 
4.0ยบ
Land Ownership: 
Physical Condition
Main Channel Bank Height: 
Slightly Impacted
Gullies: 
Natural Condition
Right Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Left Bank Stability: 
Slightly Impacted
Vegetation Cover: 
Slightly Impacted
Bare Ground: 
Natural Condition
Encroachment: 
Natural Condition
Restoration Efforts
Restoration Efforts: 
Yes
Comments on Restoration: 
meadow channel in poor condition. Check dams have been put in. Most of meadows channel is dried up
Additional Observations
Headcut Present: 
Yes
Number of Headcuts: 
1
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: 
No
Road: 
No
Corral: 
No
Building: 
No
Adjacent Land Use
Adjacent Culvert: 
Yes
Adjacent Bridge: 
No
Adjacent Road: 
Yes
Adjacent Building: 
No
Coverage
Gopher Disturbance: 
1%
Willow, Alder, and Aspen Coverage: 
5%
Surveyors
Jason Emmons
Molly Ferrel
Nick Jensen
Justin Jones
Comments
General Comments: 
some lateral streams enter the meadow, giving water to toe slope vegetation
Geography: