Big Meadow Creek

General Information
Project Type: 
Project Date: 
August, 2009
Goals and Objectives

Restoration Action: hand thinning and burning conifers from 155 acres of meadow habitat.

Project Description

El Dorado County. Lake Tahoe Basin MGMt unit Watershed

Landowner: USFS

on FS Land?: Yes

Cost: $201,000

Problems: logging, livestock, grazing, and the cesssation of burning and fire suppression has degraded the ecological health and function of meadows.